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The Chocorua Mountain, (painting)

Artist:
Bristol, John B. b. 1826
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 217 (Sale info: $1150.00).
"b. Hillsdale, N.Y., 1826. Studied from nature at an early age. In 1876 he received an award and medal for his single picture exhibited at the centennial exposition at Philadelphia. elected member of the National Academy, 1875. Member of the American Art Union. " Mr. Bristol, as a landscape painter, is well known all over the United States, and his pictures are in all the leading collections. His country home is among the Berkshire hills, in Massachusetts, and the beautiful scenery of that region no doubt largely influenced him in choosing that branch of art in which he has since become so eminent. - N.Y. Evening Post. " the chocorua mountain. An exquisite example of Mr. Bristol's best work. The effect of distance is rendered with great subtlety. Few pictures contain such superb atmospheric quality." [P. 48.]
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: National Academician; A.A.U.
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Mt. Chocorua
Landscape--Mountain--White Mountains
Landscape--New Hampshire
Control number:
AECI 03860217
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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