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The Puritan and his Daughter, (painting)

Artist:
Leutze
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 72
This little work is well known through a fine steel engraving once made of it. The daughter has been discovered in her closet, worshipping the image of the Virgin. The infuriated father is about to dash the idol to pieces. His anger, and his daughter's terror, are well portrayed. [P. 25.]
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:
Religion--Prayer
History--Religion--Puritanism
State of Being--Evil--Violence
Religion--New Testament--Mary
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Control number:
AECI 01550072
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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