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The Angels' Whisper, (painting)

Artist:
Leutze
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 22
One of Leutze's earliest Works, found upon the Irish superstition that angels are whispering to a child when it smiles in its sleep. "The baby still slumber'd/ And smiled in her face as she bended her knee." "And tell them thoud'st rather/ They'd watch o'er thy father;/ For I know that the angels are whispering to thee. Lover." [P. 3.]
Catalogue of the First Exhibition of Paintings, Statuary and other Works of Art, by the Rhode Island Art Association, at Westminster Hall, Providence, September, 1854. Single Admission 25 cts.; Tickets for the Current Week 50 cts.; Season Tickets, $1. Providence: Knowles, Anthony & Co., Printers. 1854.
Topic:
Literature--Poetry
Religion--Angel
State of Being--Other--Sleep
Ethnic
Figure--Child
Control number:
AECI 00700022
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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