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The Echoes of the Sea, (painting)

Artist:
Bouguereau, Wm. Adolphe
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 77 (Sale info: For Sale).
Pupil of Picot. Prize of Rome, 1850. Medals, 1855, '57, '67. Legion of Honor, 1859. "I have seen a curious child, who dwelt upon a tract of inland ground, applying to her ear the convolutions of a smooth lipped shell; to which, in silence hushed, her very soul listened intensely; and her countenance soon brightened with joy; for murmurings from within were heard; sonorous cadences, whereby to her belief, the monitor expressed mysterious union with its native sea. [P. 21.]
S.P. Avery's Catalogue of Oil Paintings, on exhibition, No. 625 Broadway. At Private Sale. Exhibition Open from 9. a.m.
Artist address: Paris.
Topic:
Landscape--Coast
Control number:
AECI 06940068
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_116739

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