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Spring in the High Country

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Spring in the High Country

Artist: Fremont F. Ellis (American, 1897 - 1985)

Date: c. 1957
Medium: oil on canvas board
Dimensions:
24 7/8 x 30 1/8 inches (63.2 x 76.5 cm)
Frame: 31 1/4 × 36 3/8 × 2 1/4 inches (79.4 × 92.3 × 5.7 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Inscribed: 1000- (reverse in pencil)
Signed: FREMONT F ELLiS (lower left)
Credit Line: Partial Bequest of H.J. Lutcher Stark, 1965 and Partial Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1973
Object number: 31.20.15
Accession Number: 1965.1.823
Provenance: Artist; purchased April 25, 1957 by H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; ½ interest bequeathed September 2, 1965 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation [1]; remaining ½ interest gifted June 15, 1973 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation by Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; accessioned to the Stark Museum of Art | 1. Owned jointly by H.J. Lutcher Stark and Nelda C. Stark until his death at which point his ½ interest was bequeathed to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation.