Dec 1, 2014
Oct 18, 2005
Dec 1, 2014

O. H.'s Place

O. H.'s Place


Viktor Schreckengost

(American, Cleveland, 1906–2008)

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Overall: 55.9 cm (22 in.)

Cleveland Traveling Exhibitions Fund 1947.86



This watercolor records the ruins of the Oliver H. Sebring mansion in Schreckengost's hometown of Sebring, Ohio. During the Depression, the Sebring family lost its fortune and this mansion became a rooming-house. It was destroyed by fire in 1947.

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