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The Captive Soul, (painting)

Artist:
Oertel, J. A.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 7
This superb work will command attention for its exquisite coloring, its high ideality of conception, its dignity and power of expression. It is typical of a soul chained to earth, looking to Heaven above, longing for release. [P. 11.]
The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy. Catalogue of American and Foreign Paintings and Sculpture now on Exhibition at the Gallery, Arcade Buildings, Main Street, Buffalo, N.Y. Academy Instituted November 11th, 1862. Incorporated December 4th, 1862. Opened December 23d, 1862. J. Humphrey, Director of Gallery. Buffalo: Printing House of Wheeler, Matthews & Warren, Commercial Advertiser Buildings. 1862.
Topic:
Allegory--Religion--Soul
State of Being--Evil--Imprisonment
Religion--Christianity
Figure
Control number:
AECI 02100007
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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