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The Laborer's Vision of the Future, (painting)

Artist:
Rothermiel, P. W.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 12
The lower group is intended to typify Labor as it is; the upper group, Christ as Mental Labor fraternizing with Labor Physical.--Figure on the right, Spirit of Evil repentant. The group on the left, Education, borne upon the back of a figure of Time, or the good time coming. [P. 5.]
Catalogue of the First Semi-Annual Exhibition of Paintings, in the Gallery of the Massachusetts Academy of Fine Arts, No. 37 1-2 Tremont Row. Boston. Boston: Printed by Dutton and Wentworth, No. 37, Congress Street. 1853.
Artist address: Philadelphia.
Topic:
Occupation--Labor
Allegory--Time--Future
Allegory--Religion
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Education
Religion--New Testament--Christ
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 03160012
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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