Evening

  • William J. Kaula, Evening, 1902, oil, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mary B. Longyear, 1917.1.2

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This image captures the last glimpses of light before darkness falls on a summer day. The luminous clouds and vast expanse of sky complement the comforting shadows of trees over a quiet homestead. William J. Kaula painted the greens, browns, and lavenders in closely related values that suggest the soft glow of twilight on a warm evening.

Title
Evening
Artists
Date
1902
On View
Dimensions
31 7/8 x 39 3/8 in. (81.0 x 99.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mary B. Longyear

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Architecture Exterior – domestic – house
  • Landscape – time – evening
  • Landscape – water
Object Number
1917.1.2
Palette
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