Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Excelsior, (painting)

Artist:
Read, T. B.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 8
Beautiful beyond expression. The fine fire which flashes in the eyes of the ambitious youth, and the downcast, pleading glance of the maiden's, in which fancy can see the little twinkling "beads of sorrow," are exquisite. [P. 405; exhibited under heading: "Paintings."]
History of the Great Western Sanitary Fair. C.F. Vent & Co., Publishers, No. 38 West-Fourth Street. Grafton fecit. Lith. of Major & Knapp, 449 Broadway, N.Y. N.Y.
Topic:
Figure group
Literature--Longfellow--Excelsior
Control number:
AECI 00270008
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Paintings
  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Paintings
  • Excelsior
  • Figure group
  • Literature
  • Longfellow
  • Excelsior
  • Figure group
  • Literature
  • Longfellow
  • Read, T. B
  • 1870s
  • Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index