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Maid Reading a Letter, (painting)

Artist:
Hildebrandt
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 35
Few small pictures in Dusseldorf won more agreeable comment than this. It shows the great artist of "Othello and Desdemona" and "King Lear" in a gentler and more home-like mood. The light is managed with extreme skill, and the whole is exquisitely rendered. [P. 19.]
The Dusseldorf Gallery. Catalogue of Paintings, by Artists of the Dusseldorf Academy of Art, now on exhibition at 548 Broadway, New-York. Season Tickets to the Gallery, fifty cents. Sidney and Russell, Printers, 79 John Street, N.Y.
Artist nationality: Dusseldorf School.
Topic:
Figure female
Recreation--Leisure--Letter Reading & Writing
Occupation--Service--Servant
Control number:
AECI 01550035
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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