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Let's Have a Smoke, (painting)

Artist:
Wood, Thomas W.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 306 (Sale info: $250.00).
"N.A., New York. b. Montpelier, Vermont. Painted portraits there until 1837, when he entered the studio of Chester Harding, Boston, soon afterward going to Paris (where he opened a studio) and visiting switzerland and Italy. Returned to America, 1860. painted portraits in Louisville, Ky., and Nashville, Tenn., until 1867, when he settled in New York. " As a colorist, wood is forcible, and as a delineator of character he never accepts the ideal, but goes direct to nature for his models. In the composition of his pictures every thing is clearly drawn, and he secures attention by the directness of his story. - Art Journal." [P. 49.]
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 address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.
Topic:
Recreation--Leisure--Smoking
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 03850308
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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