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Ideal Statue of "Washington", (sculpture)

Artist:
Volk, L. W.
Subject:
Washington, George
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 1 (Sale info: To Be Distributed).
Valued at $700. [P. 2; full entry reads: "Ideal Statue of 'Washington,' represented in his youth as having hacked his father's Pear tree, to be executed in Statuary Marble, (the model on exhibition was done at Rome in 1856.) By L.W. Volk."]
Catalogue of the First Chicago Art Union Distribution. Opened Dec, 7th. 1860, at Hesler's Gallery 113 Lake Street, (2d. Floor.) The exhibition is open to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 1/2 p.m. and in the evening from 6:30 to 9:30. Single Tickets 25 cts. For the Season 50 cts. Children Half Price. Family Season Tickets $1. Pool, Printer, 17 Clark St.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Political--President
Control number:
AECI 00770001
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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