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The Church at Gloucester, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Hassam, Childe 1859-1935  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 25.206
Date:
1918
Notes:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975.
Burke, Doreen Bolger, "American Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume III: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1846 and 1864," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980, pg. 362.
Weinberg, H. Barbara, "Childe Hassam, American Impressionist," New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004, pg. 170.
Adelson, Warren, "Childe Hassam, Impressionist," New York: Abbeville Press, 1999, no. 218.
Summary:
View looking down the tree-lined path leading to the front doors of Gloucester's Universalist Independent Christian Church. Under a clear blue sky, the church appears stark white as sunlight falls across the facade. The cropped view stops just short of the church's steeple.
Topic:
Architecture exterior--Religious--Church  Search this
Architecture exterior--Religious--Universalist Independent Christian Church  Search this
Landscape--Massachusetts--Gloucester  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36120424
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_42200