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The Broken Vase, (painting)

Story, George H.
Exhibition Catalogs
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 118 (Sale info: $500.00).
"b. New Haven, Conn., 1835. Began his studies at age of fifteen under Prof. Bail, of New Haven, and later spent two years in the studio of Charles Hine, a portrait painter of the same city. Spent a year in studying the works of the old masters in Europe, and then resided two years in Portland, Me., where he was given a medal by the state, in 1848, for oil painting. Spent two years in Washington, D.C., in portrait painting, and one year in Cuba. Finally settled in New York, and was elected associated member of the National Academy, in 1875. Member of the American Art Union. " He invests his works with so much refinement of feeling that they at once arrest attention in whatever position they may be placed. - Art Journal." [P. 27; illustration depicts young girl with sad expression holding vase in hand. Under illustra- tion appears the note: "from National Academy Notes, 1884.")
Illustrated Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. August 16 - October 25, 1884. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Director of the Art Department. Editor of National Academy Notes and the Art Union Magazine. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: Associate National Academician; A.A.U.
Figure female--Child
State of Being--Other--Accident
Control number:
AECI 03860118
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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