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The Wine Testers, (painting)

Artist:
Hasenclever
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 65
This is another master-piece by the celebrated humorist-painter. The picture is well known in its celebrity in both Europe and America. The varied expression depicted in the countenances of the group, as they taste and criticise the old wine which the cellarman has reserved to the last as a bonne bouche, are worthy of Hogarth. [P. 24; the words "bonne bouche" appear in italics in the catalogue.]
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 group
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking
Control number:
AECI 01550065
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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