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Henri-Joseph Harpignies

Landscape: A Summer's Day

Artist

Henri-Joseph Harpignies
Valenciennes, France, 1819 – Saint-Privé, France, 1916

Title

Landscape: A Summer's Day

Date

1890

Materials

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

39 x 56.4 cm

Credits

Gift of Elwood B. Hosmer, inv. 1929.487

Collection

Western Art

Although adhering to the tenets of the Barbizon School, Harpignies developed in his late works a fresh luminosity reflecting the influence of his younger colleagues and his experiments in watercolours.

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