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A Christening Party in the Time of Louis XVI, (painting)

Artist:
Herpfer, Carl
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 439 (Sale info: $5000.00).
"The interior of a handsome French salon - suggestive of Versailles and Fontainebleau - and sixteen figures, attired in the gorgeous costumes of the period." [P. 85.]
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: Munich, Germany.
Topic:
History--France--Louis XVI
Ceremony--Religion--Baptism
Figure(s) In Interior--Castle
Dress--Historic--Eighteenth Century Dress
Control number:
AECI 03860439
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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