Kay and Velma Kimbell buy their first artwork

Kay and Velma Kimbell saw British artist William Beechey’s painting of his children at an exhibition at the Carnegie Library in Fort Worth. They bought it from the dealer Bertram M. Newhouse on the last day of the show.

Caption: William Beechey, The Artist’s Children, c. 1805–10, oil on canvas. Private collection

Date: 
Tuesday, January 1, 1935
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