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The Country Store
Emmett Pine: North Country Historian with Paint and Brush

6/7-9/21, 2003
The TAUNY Gallery
53 Main St., Canton, NY
Phone: 315-386-4289
Open: Tue-Sat 10-4

Emmett Pine of Keeseville recorded local scenes and his memories of life in the Ausable Valley. Born in 1897 the son of a blacksmith, Pine ran a small grocery with his wife Blanche in their home. He taught himself to paint in the 1930s and completed scores of oil paintings, nearly all of local landmarks and landscapes. He died in Keeseville in 1985.

Emmett Pine at work. Photo: Burns Photography

Artwork © Emmett Pine. Used by permission. All rights reserved. NCPR 2003.