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Noonday Rest by Wilford C. Beauquesne

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Title

Noonday Rest by Wilford C. Beauquesne

Description

Noon Day Rest depicts soliders waiting by for their next orders. The background and painted as though it is in a far distance, is an eastern landscape.  It is unclear if they are in the area of Morocoo or the Middle East.
Beauquesne, the military painter, was born in Rennes, France, in 1847. His art education was at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. Beauquesne exhibited his work in New York, Philadelphia, Paris and London. He died in 1913 at Montgeron, France

Creator

Beauquesne, Wilford C.

Date

1887

Contributor

Ruffel, Kelly

Rights

Contact the Paterson Free Public Library, Paterson, New Jersey.

Format

JPG

Type

Still Image

Coverage

1880s
Paterson, New Jersey

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Original Format

oil on canvas

Physical Dimensions

22 x 18 inches

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