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The Steel Mill

Photo: Elizabeth Mann

The Steel Mill

ca. 1940

James Milton Sessions

Born Rome, New York, 1882; died Chicago, Illinois, 1962

Watercolor on wood pulp illustration board
25 1/4 × 22 in. (64.1 × 55.9 cm)
Framed: 34 × 31 × 1 1/2 in. (86.4 × 78.7 × 3.8 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Bruce Leven
Provenance: John Traynor Toland (1922-2007), founder of Summerville Steel Company, Seattle, Washington; sold from his estate to [A. J. Kollar Fine Paintings, Seattle, Washington], 2007; sold to donor, 2010
Photo: Elizabeth Mann
Not currently on view

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