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Painter:
Sloan, John 1871-1951  Search this
Medium:
Oil on panel
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Delaware Art Museum 2301 Kentmere Parkway Wilmington Delaware 19806 Accession Number: 1997.38
Date:
1928
Notes:
"Delaware Art Museum: Selected Treasures," London: Scala Publishers, Ltd. in association with the Delaware Art Museum, 2004, pg. 90.
St. John, Bruce, "John Sloan," New York: Praeger, 1971, no. 74.
Exh. Cat., "The American Scenes Of John Sloan," Kraushaar Galleries, New York, 1976 (Vertical Files, E.P. Richardson Papers).
Elzea, Rowland, "John Sloan's Oil Paintings: A Catalogue RaisonneĢ," Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 1991, no. 817.
Summary:
Night view looking down on vehicles traveling around the rain-slicked streets of Washington Square, with street lights glowing in the misty night air highlighting the Washington Square fountain and arch. In the background a skyscraper, with lights on in the windows, is silhouetted against the cloudy night sky.
Topic:
Cityscape--New York--New York City  Search this
Cityscape--Time--Night  Search this
Cityscape--Weather--Rain  Search this
Cityscape--Street--Washington Square  Search this
Architecture--Monument--Arch  Search this
Architecture--Monument--Fountain  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Automobile  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Skyscraper  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08081147
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_378368