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The Impiety of Adolph towards his Father, Arnoud, Duc de Gueldres, (painting)

Artist:
Wittkamp, J. B.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 21
"Adolph having at midnight of one of the coldest days of winter, torn the old man from his bed, forced him, covered only by his night dress, to walk barefooted over ice and snow, seven leagues, while he himself rode on horseback by the side of his victim." Vide Revolution of the Netherlands, Chap. VIII. [P. 6.]
Catalogue of the Exhibition of a Private Collection of Works of Art, for the Benefit of the United States Christian Commission, held at the Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia. Catalogues, 25 cents. Caxton Press of Sherman & Co. 1864.
Topic:
Literature--Unknown--Revolution of the Netherlands
History--Netherlands
State of Being--Evil--Sin
Figure group
Landscape--Season--Winter
Landscape--Weather--Snow
Figure male--Elderly
Control number:
AECI 01690021
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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