The best specimen of what is technically termed Academy Drawing, in the Exhibition. In this branch of art, there has always been a great deficiency. Many specimens in the hall, were the productions of very young persons, not sufficiently instructed. Do not the exhibition of works of the last named grade, tend to lower the standard of art, and vitiate the public taste. [P. 93.]
The Third Exhibition of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association, at Quincy Hall, in the City of Boston, September 20, 1841. Boston: Press of T.R. Marvin, 24 Congress Street. 1841.