Clara Weaver Parrish spent a great deal of time abroad, traveling extensively in France and Italy. For many years she maintained a studio in Paris at No. 83 Boulevard Montparnasse, a well-known address for artists. She also showed her work in Paris, exhibiting at the Exposition of 1900 and Salon of 1910, among other venues. Although the location of this scene has not been identified, it is typical of the many sketches Parrish made during her travels through Europe.
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- Titles Untitled [European Village Street Scene] (Descriptive)
- Artist Clara Weaver Parrish, American, Selma, Alabama, 1861 - 1925
- Medium pen, pencil and pastel on brown wove paper
- Dimensions sheet: 12 × 9 5/8 in. (30.5 × 24.4 cm) image: 8 × 6 1/8 in. (20.3 × 15.6 cm) mat: 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)
- Credit Line Gift of Patrick Cather in memory of his uncle, William Carson Adams of Birmingham , 2008.104
- Work Type drawing
- Classification Drawings
- Inscription Recto: none
- Provenance From the Collection of Lela Irwin Legaré, Montgomery, Alabama; purchased by Patrick Cather, Birmingham, Alabama, on Feb. 21, 2005, from fondrememberings of North Carolina. Donated to Birmingham Museum of Art, August 2008