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The Happy Old Couple, (painting)

Artist:
Jordan
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 78
Here we have a veritable "John Anderson, my jo, John%" The simple old people are still lovers. The daily chapter from the Bible has been read, and the good old lady has dropped asleep. Seeing this, the old man, with a pleasant smile upon his fine face, touches her. It is all done with a feeling which is very touching. [P. 27.]
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--Elderly
Literature--Bible
Recreation--Leisure--Reading
State of Being--Other--Sleep
Recreation--Courting
Control number:
AECI 01550076
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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