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Catalogue of the Art Collection of Mr. F. C. Sessions: 478 East Broad St. Columbus, Ohio from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Catalogue of the Art Collection of Mr. F. C. Sessions: 478 East Broad St. Columbus, Ohio. Contact WHS at email@example.com to request permission.
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It was created in 1890.
Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.
Francis C. Sessions was the husband of Mary Johnson Sessions, daughter of Worthington founder Orange Johnson and wife Achsa. The Sessions were interested in promoting art and art instruction in Columbus. In 1879 Francis Sessions donated a room for the founding of the Columbus Art School. Sessions provided for the founding of the Sessions Art Academy and museum from his estate prior to his death in 1892. Mary outlived Francis by 27 years, dying in 1919, leaving an estate valued at one million dollars. In 1931 an Art Gallery was built on the East Broad Street grounds of the Sessions home. The Sessions' art collection seeded the Columbus Art Association. The work of art described on pages 13 and 14, "After the Hunt" is still in the collection of the Columbus Museum of Art.
It covers the topic art.
It features the person Francis Charles Sessions, 1820-1892.
It covers the city Columbus.
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The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 77-G-678.
The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0011_001.
This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on November 12, 2001. It was last updated September 29, 2017.