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The Flower Girl, (painting)

Millet, F. D. b. 1846
Exhibition Catalogs
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 203
"'One of the most beautiuful pieces of refined drawing and color to be seen in the collection.' - The Courier-Journal." [P. 17.] "Born in Mattapoisett, Mass., 1846. Studied in the Royal Academy at Antwerp and under Van Lerius and De Keyser, gaining the silver and gold medals of honor in 1872 and 1873. He practiced his profession in the United States, Belgium, England, Italy, France, and Austria. Was the American art juror at the Paris Exposition of 1878, and has distinguished himself as a Journalist both in America and Europe. At one time was the war correspondent of the London Daily News. Awarded a prize of $2,000 for his picture, 'At the Inn,' in the second competitive Prize Fund Exhibition, New York, 1886." [P. XLIII.]
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: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician.
Figure female--Child
Occupation--Vendor--Flower Seller
Control number:
AECI 03890203
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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