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Marco Polo, (painting)

Artist:
Marangoni, A.
Subject:
Polo, Marco
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 333
"(Ital.) marco polo. 22 x 28. Moderns have justified the accounts of the wonderful things seen by this great traveler which his contemporaries scouted as huge fictions. He was the son of a Venetian merchant, and born about 1250. His travels in asia occupied over twenty years."
A Catalogue of Paintings in the Gallery of D.W. Powers, Rochester, N.Y. with Explanations and Sketches of Painters by C.C. Merriman. Rochester, N.Y.: E.R. Andrews, Book and Job Printer, Aqueduct Street, 1877.
Artist nationality: Italian.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Other--Explorer
Control number:
AECI 04120290
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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