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Ruins - A Composition, (painting)

Artist:
Sonntag, W. L. b. 1822
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 240 (Sale info: $140.00).
[See serial 03890237 for commentary on artist. Illustration depicts expansive view of classical ruins, looking down an elevated expanse of flat rock past a statue and towards a sunset. The largest mass of ruins in the middle distance on the right suggests a complex of antique buildings similar to the Parthenon. In thw lower left hand corner is a signature.]
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: 120 East Twenty-Second St., New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; American Water Color Society (New York); Artists' Fund Society.
Topic:
Architecture--Ruins
Architecture--Classical
Landscape--Time--Sunset
Architecture--Monument--Statue
Control number:
AECI 03890241
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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