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Why don't he come, (painting)

Artist:
Unknown
Delacroix (copy after)
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 122
18 x 21. From Delacroix. None of the minor pictures in the collection have more pathos in it than this. A fisher's wife and children stand gazing out at sea with sad faces and tearful eyes, awaiting his return. [P. 61.]
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:
State of Being--Emotion--Sorrow
Occupation--Industry--Fishing
Figure group--Family
Figure(s) In Exterior--Water
Waterscape--Sea
Occupation--Domestic--Wife
Control number:
AECI 02400122
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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