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A Forty Minutes Study from Life by R. Peale, (painting)

Artist:
Peale, Rembrandt
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 24
A forty minutes Study from life by R. Peale. This man whose beard has never been cut, is employed among the artists in Rome as a porter, serving occasionally as the model for an historical head; but the fellow was such an unclean beast, notwithstanding the fountains of Rome, that a second sitting was inadmissable. [Pp. 15-16.]
Catalogue of Peale's Italian Pictures, now exhibiting at Sully and Earle's Gallery. In Chestnut opposite the State-House. Admittance 25 cents--children half price--Season Tickets 50 cents. Philadelphia: Printed for the Publisher. 1831.
Topic:
Study
Portrait male
Occupation--Service--Porter
Occupation--Art--Model
Control number:
AECI 04420024
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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