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A Special Correspondent, (painting)

Hovendon, Thomas b. 1840
Exhibition Catalogs
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 10 (Sale info: $450.00).
"Born at Dunmanway, Ireland, 1840. Studied in the government art school, Cork. Came to America in 1863, and was a pupil of the evening classes at the National Academy of Design, New York. He devoted only leisure hours to painting until 1874, when he concluded to follow art as a profession. Studied in France from 1874 to 1880; pupil of L'Ecole des Beaux Arts. Elected National Academician, 1882. Lately appointed director of the schools of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa." [P. XL.]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Art Gallery of the Southern Exposition, Louisville, Ky. August 28 - October 23, 1886 Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Editor of National Academy Notes, Director of the Art Department. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 440-446 West Main Street, Louisville, Ky.
Artist address: Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.
Control number:
AECI 03890010
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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