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Falls of St. Anthony, (painting)

Artist:
Lewis
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
"Falls of St. Anthony," by Lewis. Lewis is, we believe, an American artist, hailing from St. Louis, who has settled in Dusseldorf. There is a great amount of merit in this landscape, but the painter has given himself a subject wherein to please is difficult, for to do justice to the original is simply impossible; yet he has conveyed a good idea of the great bodies of falling water, and though the imagination is not so excited as to make us believe that we hear the distant roaring of the falls, still it certainly makes an impression, and the sublimity of the scene is faithfully rendered. [P. 107.]
Seventh Annual Report of the Saint Louis Agricultural and Mechanical Association. Prepared for Publication by Richard A. Barret. St. Louis, Mo.: George Knapp & Co., Printers and Binders. 1868.
Artist nationality: American.
Artist address: Dusseldorf.
Topic:
Landscape--Waterfall--Falls of St. Anthony
Landscape--United States
Western
Control number:
AECI 02550084
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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