Evening--Debarkation of Cleopatra--Claude, (painting)
Claude (copy after)
After original at Paris.
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 6 (Sale info: For Sale).
The rich glow of sunset striking on the palaces, sea, shipping, and other objects, afford the spectator who has never visited the European Galleries, an idea of the glories of this great artist. This is presumed to be the finest copy of this master's works in the United States. Painted by Mr. Richardson as a companion to the preceding. [P. 3; see entry 00050005 for companion piece and related commentary.]
Catalogue of W. Hayward's Collection of Paintings by the Ancient and Modern Masters, now exhibiting at Corinthian Gallery, corner of Milk and Federal Streets, (Entrance in Federal Street.) Boston: Eastburn's Press, 18 State Street, 1840.
Artist address: New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.