Lot 610: American landscape painter (1848–1927) revered for his realistic depictions of calm rural scenes of the eastern United States. ALS signed "H. Bolton Jones," four pages on two adjoining sheets, 4.5 x 7, March 26, 1888. Letter to his mother, in part: "I was much surprised to get a letter from you as I had no idea that you were here. I am sorry to say that I have no studies or photograph of pond lily leaves. Would be only too happy to lend them to you if I had. Am much pleased to find that you like my picture which Mr. Halstead owns…Blackfield has a studio in the Sherwood 58 west 57th St. Horenden lives near Philadelphia where he has a couple of good studios. The place is Plymouth Meeting. I do not know where Picknell is he went south and then I heard that he was back in Boston." In fine condition, with partial separations to expected mailing folds.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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