Catalogue of original paintings by distinguished artists in Europe, and a few copies of celebrated pictures collected by Walter Manton. On exhibition in Westminster Hall, daily, from 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.

Catalogue of original paintings by distinguished artists in Europe, and a few copies of celebrated pictures collected by Walter Manton. On exhibition in Westminster Hall, daily, from 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.

[Providence: Hammond, Angell & Co., book and job printers, no. 5 Washington Row, n.d. 8vo, pp. 14, [2]; self-wrappers, stitched, as issued; some wrinkling of the cover, several small tears in the fore-margin; good or better. Nearly 80 artists were part of the exhibition, including Baumgartner, Breughel, Canalletto, Caravaggio, Ten Kate, Watteau, and the American Henry Lewis, then resident in Dusseldorf where he was also serving as the American Consolate. Three of his paintings were on display: Heidelburg; Lake Maggiore; and, The Seven Mountains (view on the Rhine). Walter Manton, born in Providence in 1826 was a member and apparently one of the founders of the Providence Art Club. Not in OCLC. Item #57058

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