John Messner Clung With Mittened Hand
FES Title: John Messner clung with mittened hand etc
Alternate Titles:
Date: 11/02/1906
Size: 0″H x 0″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: London, Jack. “A Day’s Lodging.” Collier’s Weekly, 25 May 1907: 18-19.
no caption
[none visible as published]
Annotations: en verso on stretcher: “Heading For a Day’s Lodging – Colliers 1907” / Permission to produce given to Western Watch Co.


Comments: index; edit loc-digital March 2007
Commentary: In a letter from Martin Diamond Fine Arts Co., dated March 31, 1978, Mr. Diamond requested information regarding this painting which he had in his possession at the time. The painting was not the vignette shown in the published illustration, but rather the same image completely filled in. No further information has been located.
For further commentary see #231.
Provenance: Martin Diamond Fine Arts, Inc., New York (as of March 31. 1978); not known
Current Owner: