Thomas Satterwhite Noble (1835 – 1907), "French Young Woman", Original painting, Oil on canvas(85 views)
Description: Thomas Satterwhite Noble (1835 – 1907), "French Young Woman", Original painting, Oil on canvas. This lovely portrait of a young French woman was painted during Noble's studies in Europe. A prominent 19th century artist from Lexington, KY, Noble was born on a plantation to a family of slave-owners. He was well known for creating Civil War era historical paintings depicting the cruelty of slavery. Classically trained in France and New York, Noble painted many subjects in the realistic style of the day, from portraiture to still life to landscapes. An influential regional artist, he was the first head of the Art Academy of Cincinnati.
Condition Report: Good
Provenance: Provenance is from the Noble Family.
Exhibited: Exhibition of Noble's work in September of 2016 at Northern Kentucky University.
Medium: Oil on canvas