Frederick Childe Hassam
Frederick Childe Hassam brought his lively technique to bear in his pastels, here using layers of long, directional touches in the manner of Impressionist broken brushwork and exploiting the medium’s potential for bright tonalities.
Pastel on commercially pre-primed canvas, with hand-applied colored ground, attached to a wooden strectcher
20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm)
Framed: 22 1/4 x 26 1/4 in. (56.5 x 66.7 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower right in pastel: "Childe Hassam"
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Gift of Mrs. Henry Wolf, Austin M. Wolf, and Hamilton A. Wolf
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Frederick Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935). Meadows, ca. 1900-1910. Pastel on commercially pre-primed canvas, with hand-applied colored ground, attached to a wooden strectcher, 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Henry Wolf, Austin M. Wolf, and Hamilton A. Wolf, 33.23 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 33.23_PS2.jpg)
overall, 33.23_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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