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Painter:
Hopper, Edward 1882-1967  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Columbus Museum of Art 480 East Broad Street Columbus Ohio 43215 Accession Number: 54.31
Date:
1952
Notes:
Troyen, Carol, et al., "Edward Hopper," Boston: MFA Publications, 2007, cat. 108.
Wagstaff, Sheena, ed., "Edward Hopper," London: Tate Publishing, 2004.
"The American Collections, Columbus Museum of Art," New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., in association with Columbus Museum of Art, 1988, pg. 134.
Levin, Gail, "Edward Hopper: the art and the artist," New York: W.W. Norton, 1980, pl. 400.
Summary:
Interior scene depicting a nearly empty apartment bedroom, with a female figure seated on the bed, her body turned in profile to the right, her knees drawn up, her arms resting across her legs, and her gazed directed out a window on the opposite side of the room. Through the window the rooftops of a neighboring buildings are visible. Strong morning sunlight shines through the window, highlighting the female figure and casting her shadow across the bed covers. The female figure wears a sleeveless pink dress, and her blond hair is pulled back in a bun at the back of her head.
Topic:
Architecture interior--Domestic--Bedroom  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--Apartment  Search this
Architecture interior--Detail--Window  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Object--Furniture--Bed  Search this
Control number:
IAP 41140438
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_379850