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One Landscape Painting, (painting)

Artist:
Greenough, John
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 1157
The Committee, in speaking of this most elaborate work, must say, they consider that the artist has based his picture on an unnatural tone of color; but it has, in many respects, merits of a very high order. The effects of light are almost magical, too much praise cannot be bestowed on the wonderfully-high finish, unless it may be thought to have produced a want of mass in the foliage. The perspective is fine, the water beautifully managed; and, although the Committee have felt bound to state some objections, they feel it to be their duty, at the same time, to express their admiration of this picture. Silver Medal. [P. 35.]
The Fourth Exhibition of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association, at Quincy Hall, in the City of Boston, September 16, 1844. Boston: Published by Crocker and Brewster, for the Association. 1844.
Artist address: Boston.
Topic:
Landscape--Tree
Landscape--Water
Control number:
AECI 03630103
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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