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Painter:
Hopper, Edward 1882-1967  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Parkway Wilmington Delaware 19806 Accession Number: 62-28
Date:
1943
Notes:
Troyen, Carol, et al., "Edward Hopper," Boston: MFA Publications, 2007, cat. 103.
Wagstaff, Sheena, ed., "Edward Hopper," London: Tate Publishing, 2004.
Hawkes, Elizabeth H., "American Painting and Sculpture, Delaware Art Museum," Wilmington, DE: Delaware Art Museum, 1975, pg. 128.
"Delaware Art Museum: Selected Treasures," London: Scala Publishers, Ltd. in association with the Delaware Art Museum, 2004, pg. 110.
Levin, Gail, "Edward Hopper: the art and the artist," New York: W.W. Norton, 1980, pl. 166.
Summary:
The scene depicts a woman standing in the bright sunshine on the front steps of a city building, her shadow falling across the steps behind her. She wears a white dress and a straw hat, and stands with her right hand resting on a column on the entrance portico.
Topic:
Cityscape--Street  Search this
Cityscape--Season--Summer  Search this
Cityscape--Weather--Sun  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08081069
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377147