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The Love Letter and Carrier Piegeon Detected, (painting)

Artist:
Mieres, Francis 1633-1681
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 54
By MIERES the Old, (Francis) a Dutch Painter of Portraits, Conversations, &c. born at Leyden in 1633 and died 1681, aged 46; he received his first instructions from Abraham Toorne Vliet, one of the best designers of the low countries, he afterwards became a disciple of Gerard Douw, in a short time he surpassed all his companions, and his master called him the Prince of his disciples. [Pp. 12-13.]
Exhibition of Oil Paintings by the Old Masters. Printed by A.E. Miller, No. 4. Broad-street. Charleston, S.C.
Artist nationality: Dutch.
Topic:
Recreation--Courting
Figure group
Animal--Bird--Pigeon
State of Being--Emotion--Surprise
Recreation--Leisure--Letter Reading & Writing
Control number:
AECI 03540053
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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