14 - 15 February 2001
Mitchell Jamieson (1915-1976)
Driveway Entrance to Top Cottage National Historic Site, Hyde Park, New York
signed 'Mitchell Jamieson' (lower right)
watercolor on paper
21 x 14¼ in. (53.4 x 36.2 cm.)
Franklin D. Roosevelt, gift from the artist.
Eleanor Roosevelt, acquired from the above.
John A. Roosevelt, acquired from the above.
By descent in the family to the present owner.
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