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The Hour of Prayer, (painting)

Artist:
Thompson, Wordsworth b. 1840
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 160 (Sale info: $833.00).
"b. Baltimore, 1840. Went to Paris in 1861, where he studied under Charles Gleyre, 1862; Emil Lambinet, 1864; and A. Pasini, 1866. First exhibited, 1865, at the Salon, Paris. elected, A.N.A., 1873; N.A., 1875. Member of the Artists' Fund Society, New York." [P. 88; illustration depicts two male figures in arabian dress. One kneels, the other stands on a prayer rug stretched out on the sand. A camel rests in the background.]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Art Department of the Southern Exposition, Louisville, Ky. 1885. (Third Season.) including the Pictures in the American Art Association's Prize-Fund Exhibition, New York, 1885. John P. Morton and Company, Printers, Louisville, Kentucky.
Artist address: 51 East Twenty-Third St., New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: Artists' Fund Society; National Academician.
Topic:
Figure group
Landscape--Desert
Religion--Prayer
Ethnic
Religion--Islam
Animal--Camel
Ceremony--Religion
Control number:
AECI 03870160
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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