Winter Sunset

  • Birge Harrison, Winter Sunset, ca. 1890, oil on wood mounted on wooden cradle, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1984.23

Execution Date

“Color is very closely allied to music. Both are sensuous and [passionate], playing directly upon the emotions . . .” The artist, in his book Landscape Painting, 1909

Title
Winter Sunset
Artist
Date
ca. 1890
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
15 1/4 x 23 3/8 in. (38.7 x 59.4 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on wood mounted on wooden cradle
Classifications
Keywords
  • Architecture – boat – sailboat
  • Waterscape – coast
  • Waterscape – harbor
  • Waterscape – time – sunset
  • Waterscape – season – winter
Object Number
1984.23
Palette
Linked Open Data
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