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Roman Daughter, (painting)

Artist:
Murillo
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 63
Who nourished her father in the Tullian prison, where he was condemned to be starved to death; none being permitted to enter the cell without being strictly searched. At length suspecting that his life was prolonged by some secret means they were watched; and the pious fraud being discovered and communicated to the Emperor, obtained for them a pardon, and pension. The picture represents the first visit. [P. 6.]
Exhibition at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, of Mr. Allston's Picture, of the Dead Man Restored to Life by touching the Bones of the Prophet Elisha. Together with many Valuable Paintings in addition to the Stationary Pictures of the Academy. May, 1816. Philadelphia: Printed by John Bioren, No. 88, Chestnut Street. 1816.
Topic:
History--Ancient--Rome
Figure group
Architecture--Civic--Prison
Figure(s) In Interior--Civic
Control number:
AECI 01820064
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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