The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Reading the Bible
  • Hugues Merle (1823 - 1881)
  • Reading the Bible
  • France
  • c. 1859
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 21.6 x 26.7 cm
    Frame size: 50 x 56 x 10 cm
  • Signature: 'H. Merle.'
  • P597
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Probably acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.