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Old Friends, (painting)

Artist:
Hovenden, Thomas b. 1840
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 370 (Sale info: $350.00).
"b. Dunmanway, Ireland, 1840. Studied in the government art school, Cork. Came to America in 1863, and was a pupil of the evening classes at the National Academy of Design, New York. He devoted only leisure hourse to painting until 1874, when he concluded to follow art as a profession. Studied in France from 1874 to 1880; pupil of L'Ecole des Beaux Arts. Elected National Academician, 1882. Member of the American Art Union. old friends. Broadly painted, full of character and very realistic." [P. 73-74.]
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: Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; A.A.U.
Topic:
Figure group--Elderly
State of Being--Emotion--Friendship
Control number:
AECI 03860370
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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