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Historical Materials: 19th-Century Exhibitions
Boston – Boston Mechanics' Association
F. H. Lane exhibited his work, "Four Marine Paintings" (no. 473) at the Boston Mechanics' Association on September 20, 1841.
F. H. Lane exhibited his work, "One Marine View" (no. 102) at the Boston Mechanics' Association on September 16, 1844
F. H. Lane exhibited "One Marine Painting" (no. 1109) and one frame of print at the Boston Mechanics' Association during September, 1847.
"This artist has a very pleasing idea of sea sketching. His drawing and perspective are generally very good, and the grouping of vessels, excellent. If, in regard to coloring, he will follow nature a little closer, to do which he is evidently able, his productions cannot fail to take a high rank in the scale of merit."
"List of Premiums Awarded by the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association"
p. 4 col. 1
"Silver Medals Have Been Awarded To . . . F.H. Lane, Boston, Marine View."