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The Knitting Lesson, (painting)

Artist:
Mayer, Constant
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 302 (Sale info: $1500.00).
"b. besancon, France. Pupil of Leon Cogniet and L'Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Came to America, 1857. First exhibited, 1865, at the Salon, Paris; at the National Academy, New York, 1867, when elected A.N.A. Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, France, 1869." [P. 83; illustration depicts two young girls sewing. One is seated in front of a window and instructs the other who is leaning against the arm of the chair with a sewing basket over her arm. 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: 1298 Broadway, New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: Associate National Academician; F.L.H.
Topic:
Occupation--Domestic--Sewing
Figure group--Female
Occupation--Education
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Control number:
AECI 03870302
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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