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The Blessing, (painting)

Artist:
Ward, Edgar M.
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 188 (Sale info: $750.00).
[See serial 03890115 for commentary on artist. Illustration depicts domestic interior by open window with boy seated at table, beside which stands elderly woman with hands folded, apparently saying grace before a meal set before them. A crucifix on the wall behind her head is prominently displayed in the picture. Illustration is annotated: "from National Academy Notes, 1886."]
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: 106 West Thirty-Fourth St., New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.
Topic:
Figure group--Female & Child
Ceremony--Religion--Benediction
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking
Figure female--Elderly
Religion--Christianity
Control number:
AECI 03890188
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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