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Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Winter Wonderland

I love winter landscapes.  In celebration of the winter solstice, I chose some images from the National Art Inventories to share with you.  Enjoy these paintings of winters past!
Backyards, Greenwich Village by Joan Sloan, collection of Whitney Museum of American Art. IAP 60010048
Clover Pond by William Glackens, collection of The White House. IAP 08930051
Icebound by William Leroy Metcalf, collection of Art Institute of Chicago. IAP 12000188
Winter Scene in New Haven, Connecticut by George Henry Durrie, collection of American Art Museum. IAP 08581963
From My Window, Concarneau by Edith Varian Cockroft in the Neville-Strauss Collection, Florida. IAP 9C790024
--Nicole Semenchuk, Research and Scholars Center, American Art Musuem

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