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A Hot Bargain, Cairo, (painting)

Artist:
Bridgman, F.A. b. 1847
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 186 (Sale info: $3200.00).
b. Tuskegee, Alabama, 1847. First practised steel-engraving with the American Bank-Note Company. 1864-1866 in L'Ecole des Beaux Arts, and 1866-1870 in the studio of J.L. Gerome, Paris. First exhibited, 1868, at the Salon, Paris. Awarded medals, Salon, Paris, 1877 and 1878. Legion of Honor, 1878. Elected N.A., 1881." [P. 76; illustration depicts a street scene in Cairo. In the foreground is a horse vendor conversing with three men under a tree. Two horses are tethered nearby. In the lower right hand corner is a signature.]
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: 144 Boulevard Malesherbes, Paris, France.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; F.L.H.
Topic:
Cityscape--Egypt--Cairo
Cityscape--Foreign--Egypt
Occupation--Vendor
Figure group
Animal--Horse
Cityscape--Street
Control number:
AECI 03870186
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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