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The First Trousers, (painting)

Artist:
Penfold, Frank C. b. 1850
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 407 (Sale info: $850.00).
"b. Lockport, N.Y., 1850. Spent five years in studying from nature in France. First exhibited, 1882, at the Salon, Paris, and sold his picture to the French government." [P. 85; illustration depicts a family gathered around a small boy in a rustic domestic setting. The boy is standing on a bench, while the others admire his first pair of long trousers]
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: 678 West Ferry St., Buffalo, New York.
Topic:
Figure group--Family
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Figure group--Female & Child
Recreation--Leisure--Home Life
Dress
Control number:
AECI 03870407
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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