An Altar Boy
Abraham Solomon, ARA (1824-62)
Signed and dated 1842
Oil on canvas
26 x 14 inches
"This altar boy swinging a thurible with hot charcoal burning incense, appears Christian, perhaps Eastern Orthodox. An early work." — Rupert Maas
Provenance: Owen Edgar Gallery, London.
Exhibited: Geffrye Museum, London, and Birmingam Museum and Art Gallery, Solomon, a Family of Painters, 1985-86.
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