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The Microscope, (painting)

Artist:
Weir, R. W.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 66 (Sale info: $400.00).
"30 x 40. An old philosopher showing the microscope to two boys. This picture was painted for Mr. Cozzens, and has always been regarded as a very successful performance." [Price and buyer noted in contemporary hand.]
Catalogue of the Entire Collection of Paintings belonging to the late Mr. A.M. Cozzens, to be sold by auction, at the Clinton Hall Art Galleries and Book Sale Rooms John H. Austen, Auctioneer, Friday evening, May 22, 1868, commencing at a quarter before 8 o'clock. Leavitt, Strebeigh & Co. Clinton Hall, Astor Place, New York. The Paintings will be on Exhibition Thursday morning, May 14, 1868, and from that date to the time of sale, day and evening. Baker and Godwin, Printers, Printing-House Square, New York.
Topic:
Occupation--Education--Philosopher
Occupation--Science
Figure male--Elderly
Children
Architecture--Tool--Microscope
Control number:
AECI 03060066
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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