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Young America; or, Military Education, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 113
36 x 40. This charming picture represents a boy instructing his dog in military exercises; a mimic gun in his left hand, and wooden sword is thrust, boy-like, through his pants for a sheath. The intelligent dog is shouldering arms. [P. 15; exhibited under heading: "Oil Paintings in Rich Gilt Frames."]
The Cosmopolitan Art Association Illustrated Catalogue. 1855-1856. For the Encouragement and General Diffusion of Literature & Art. Descriptive Catalogue of the Valuable Oil Paintings, Statuary, Bas Reliefs, Bronzes, &c., to be distributed or allotted to the subscribers of the Cosmopolitan Art Association, for second year, on the 31st of January next, 1856.
Topic:
Allegory--Place--America
Occupation--Education
Figure male--Child
Animal--Dog
Occupation--Military
Control number:
AECI 02380090
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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