Edward Beyer (1820-1865)
Lewisburg, Virginia , 1854
Oil on canvas
26 1/4 x 48
Signed lower right : Ed. Beyer/1854
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Provenance:
Daniel Hart Stalanker to his daughter;
Ellen Stalanker to her daughter;
Rose Armstrong to her son, J.S. Dawson, Washington, D.C. until 1986
Robert M. Hicklin, Jr. Inc., Spartanburg, South Carolina;
Private Collection, South Carolina since 2000

Exhibitions:
Robert M. Hicklin, Jr. Inc., Spartanburg, South Carolina
Phillips, New York; Look Away:  Reality and Sentiment in Southern Art, 1987
Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
Eaton Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Hagerstown, Maryland:  Look Away:  Reality and Sentiment in Southern Art, 1987-1988
Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, Georgia: The South Through Southern Eyes: Things About to Disappear; Georgia and Her Prospects
Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia: Virginian Visions: Selections from the Collection of Robert M. Hicklin Jr., Inc., 1995
Abington Senior High School, Abington, Pennsylvania
Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art at Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Center Gallery at Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
The Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 1998-1999
Madison-Morgan Cultural Center, Madison, Georgia. "Southern Sensibilities: The Art and Ambience of the Old South," 1996.

Literature:
Estill Curtis Pennington, Look Away:  Reality and Sentiment in Southern Art, 1987-1988 (Spartanburg, South Carolina:  Saraland Press, 1989), 45 (reproduced)

Antiquarian Pursuits: Southern Art from the Holdings of Robert M. Hicklin Jr., Inc. (Spartanburg, South Carolina: Robert M. Hicklin Jr., Inc., 1992) , 86, Illustrated pg. 39.
West Virginia - A Film History, West Virginia History Film Project, Charleston, West Virginia, 1992.
James C. Kelly, Virginian Visions: Selections from the Collection of Robert M. Hicklin Jr., Inc. (Richmond, Virginia: The Virginia Historical Society, 1995)

The Magazine Antiques, June 1995.
Southern Sensibilities: The Art and Ambience of the Old South (Spartanburg, South Carolina: Saraland Press, 1996), Historical Society of Western Virginia, Edward Beyer's Travels Through America (2011; reprint, Roanoke : Historical Society of Western Virginia & Blackwell Press, 2011), 76, illus. pg. 41, plate 27
Richard L. Armstrong, The Battle of Lewisburg, May 23, 1862 (Charleston, West Virginia:  35th Star Publishing, 2017), cover (reproduced)

Related Literature:
R. Lewis Wright, “Edward Beyer in America,” Art and Antiques, November/December 1980, 73-77.