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The Twilight Glow, (painting)

Artist:
Daubigny, Charles Francois 1817-1878
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 190
"b. Paris, 1817. Pupil of his father and Paul Delaroche, and for three years studied in Italy. Officer of the Legion of Honor. d. 1878. " The art of this illustrious master consists in choosing well a bit of country and painting it as it is, inclosing in its frame all the simple and naive poetry which it contains. no effects of studied light, no artificial and complicated compos- ition, nothing whatever which allures the eyes, surprises the mind, and crushes the littleness of man. - Edmond About." [P. 30.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 1883.
Artist professional affiliation: F.L.H.
Topic:
Landscape--Time--Twilight
Control number:
AECI 03850191
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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