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The Cid and his Sons, (painting)

Artist:
Grashof
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 18 (Sale info: To Be Distributed).
Old Roderiguez, the Cid, has bound the hands of his sons, and announces that he who first breaks the cord on his wrist shall be rewarded by the old father's celebrated sword. One son, of very noble figure and mien, has riven the cord, and to him is given the prize. It is a gem of a picture. [P. 58; no winner was listed in the distribution listing for this entry.]
Catalogue of Premiums. The following large and valuable Collection of Paintings, Statuary, Bronzes, &c., comprises the premiums to be awarded to the subscribers of the Cosmopolitan Art Association whose subscriptions are received previous to the 28th of January, 1858, at which time the Annual Award will be made.
Topic:
Literature--Corneille--Cid
Figure group--Family
State of Being--Emotion--Jealousy
History--Spain
Control number:
AECI 02400018
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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