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The Story Book, (painting)

Artist:
Perry, E. Wood b. 1831
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 351 (Sale info: $750.00).
"See no. 92. The story book. (illustration, page XXVII.) a picture of home-life, painted in a careful, realistic manner. rich in color, charming in sentiment." [P. 70; illustration depicts elderly woman holding young girl in her arms, while the latter points to a picture book on her lap. They are seated in an armchair in a dark interior. See serial 03860092 for commentary on artist. Under illustration appears the note: "from National Academy Notes, 1882."]
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:
Recreation--Leisure--Reading
Recreation--Leisure--Home Life
Figure group--Female & Child
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Figure female--Elderly
Control number:
AECI 03860351
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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