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The Battery Park, New York, (painting)

Artist:
Chase, Harry b. 1853
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 363 (Sale info: $750.00).
"See no. 214. Harry Chase's 'battery park, New York,' is a painting that takes one out of doors and makes him feel the wind and chill of an April day. For atmospheric quality and the expression of motion in the sky and water, the picture is remarkable; moreover, it has a value as a clearly recognizable portrait of an interesting locality. - the Art Union, April, 1884." [P. 72-3; see serial 03860214 for commentary on artist. Illustration depicts view of wet pavement upon which figures stroll and gaze at sailboats in the harbor to the left; under illustration appears the note: "from National Academy Notes, 1884."]
Illustrated Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. August 16 - October 25, 1884. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Director of the Art Department. Editor of National Academy Notes and the Art Union Magazine. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: Associate National Academician; American Water Color Society (New York); A.A.U.; S.S.C.
Topic:
Figure group
Cityscape--New York--New York
Cityscape--Street
Landscape--Park--Battery Park
Recreation--Sport & Play
Waterscape--Boat
Control number:
AECI 03860363
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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