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Cremorne Gardens, No. 2, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Whistler, James Abbott McNeill 1834-1903  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: 12.32
Date:
1875
Notes:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975.
Spassky, Natalie, "American Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume II: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1816 and 1845," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, pg. 367.
Image on file.
Spassky, Natalie, "American Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume II: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1816 and 1845," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, pg. 369
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Nocturne view of the crowds milling about Cremorne Gardens, a popular amusement park located in Chelsea, near the Thames. Colored lights, kiosks, and brightly adorned figures stand out against a dark background.
Topic:
Landscape--Park--Cremorne Gardens  Search this
Landscape--England--London  Search this
Landscape--Time--Night  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Strolling  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Recreation  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36120678
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_42446