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The Politician, (painting)

Artist:
Ostade, A. 1610-1685
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 5
Van Ostade, Adrian.--Born at Lubeck, 1610, died at Amsterdam 1685. Great genre painter. Executed about 400 works. His drawing was perfect, his grouping and composition admirable, his coloring rich, clear, and harmonious. All of his pictures have a wonderful finish. They now bring exhorbitant [sic] prices whenever one is offered for sale. His subjects were mostly scenes in the peasant life of Holland. [Appendix.]
Catalogue. Detroit Art Association. First Exhibition, February, 1876.
Topic:
Occupation--Political
Figure male
Control number:
AECI 01380005
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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