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The Marabout's Lion, (painting)

Artist:
Ferris, Gerome b. 1863
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 82 (Sale info: $1000.00).
"Born in Philadelphia, 1863. Studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts under Professor schusselle, and later with his father, in Philadelphia. In 1881 visited Spain, where he made many studies. In 1884 studied under Bouguereau and Tony Robert Fleury, later traveling in Holland, Belgium, and in Spain. Received an award at the New Orleans Exposition in 1885 for his painting, 'the marabout's lion.'" [P. XXXVII.]
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: 1334 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Topic:
Animal--Lion
Architecture--Monument
Control number:
AECI 03890082
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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