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Sister's Spinning Lesson, (painting)

Artist:
Lauber, Joseph b. 1855
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 322 (Sale info: $300.00).
"Born in Westphalia, 1855. Studied sculpture for a time, and afterward painting, principally under Walter Shirlaw and William M. Chase. First exhibited, 1879. Member of the Salmagundi Sketch Club." [P. XLII; illustration depicts a woman and young girl before a spinning wheel in a domestic setting. Both wear period clothes of the eighteenth century. The older woman, with her back to the viewer, holds a thread feeding into the spinning wheel, which is watched closely by the young girl facing the viewer. Under illustration is the annotation: "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: 8 East Seventeenth St., New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: S.S.C.
Topic:
Occupation--Domestic--Sewing
Figure group--Female & Child
Occupation--Education
Figure(s) In Interior--Domestic
Dress--Historic
Architecture--Machine--Spinning Wheel
Control number:
AECI 03890323
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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