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Collection Tri-Kappa
Catalog Number 1999.001.022
Title Eventide
Artist Bombard, Floyd
Object Name painting
Date 1964
Description Original watercolor of a forest landscape.
EVENTIDE
Hoosier Salon 1964 $100.00
Floyd Bombard
No. 78
Large Brush on Wet Paper Pulp
13 X 19
Inspiration came while in Missouri after sketching the peaceful setting of large trees, quiet water and darkening sky ... pleasure to put this together in a composition and with large brush and wet paper pull out his version of this subject ... lives in Terre Haute, associated with Smith Alsop Paint and Varnish Co., ... formal art training classes at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, John Herron Art Institute and Taflinger in Indianapolis ... interest in art occupies much of his leisure time, painting in watercolors and teaching oil and watercolor ... taught a large class of Woman's Department Club members, Shawnee Theat re and at Linton... summer vacations find him painting in many places, teaching classes and studying with such men as Eliot O'Hara and Edgar Whitney ... recipient of many first prizes and Best-of-Show awards at Hoosier Salon and other Exhibitions.
Provenance Purchased in 1964 from the Hoosier Salon.
Medium watercolor on paper
Dimensions H-14 W-19 inches
Catalog date 1999-12-10