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The Herwigs, (painting)

Painter:
Vysekal, Edouard Antonin 1890-1939
Subject:
Von Herwig, William K
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art 5905 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles California 90036 Accession Number: 46.42
Date:
1928
Notes:
Fort, Ilene Susan and Michael Quick, "American Art: A Catalogue of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection," Los Angeles, CA: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1991, pg. 318-319.
Summary:
A scene depicting artist William K. Von Herwig and his family. His wife sits inside on a window seat, playing with a nude child who reaches upward towards a prismatic glass chime. Herwig is seen, looking on from the outside, with hands pressed against the window. Behind him are the Hollywood Hills.
Topic:
Portrait group--Family
Portrait male--Waist length
Architecture--Detail--Window
Portrait group--Family--Mother & Child
Landscape--California--Hollywood
Control number:
IAP 02960257
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_352724

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