Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Evening in the Park
  • Paul Hammersmith
    1857–1937
    born: Naperville, Illinois, United States ; died: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
  • Evening in the Park, circa 1910
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching with drypoint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 92 x 172 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 5/8 x 6 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 217 x 277 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 10 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Kenji Nakahashi
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0032
Description

Horizontal etching describing a bend in a river with trees on either side. Sun is breaking through the trees on the right hands side and making sun dapples on the grass in bottom right corner. Sun is located in center left peeking through horizontal clouds.