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Democritus and Heraclitus, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Subject:
Democritus
Heraclitus
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 2 (Sale info: To Be Auctioned).
Or the Laughing and Weeping Philosophers, the former smiling, and the latter railing at the follies of mankind. The figures are three fourths lengths, larger than life. An original, purchased from the collection of St. Severin, Catalogue No. 215. [P. 3.]
Catalogue of Valuable Oil Paintings, many of them by the Old Masters, and all Choice Pictures, being the Collection of the late President Jefferson. To be sold at auction, on Friday, July 19, at Mr. Harding's Gallery, School St. Sale to Commence at 10 o'clock. J.L. Cunningham, Auctioneer. This catalogue admits the purchaser to the Exhibition and Sale. (Price 12 1/2 Cents.) J.E. Winckley & Co., Printers, No. 14 Water Street.
Topic:
Figure group--Male
History--Ancient--Greece
History--Arts & Sciences--Philosophy
Portrait male
Control number:
AECI 00020002
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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