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Winter Light: Selections from the Collection of Thomas Clark

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Winter Light: Selections from the Collection of Thomas Clark

January 25, 2014 - May 11, 2014




A selection of approximately twenty winter landscape paintings from the collection of Thomas Clark will be featured. In the early twentieth century, winter scenes emerged as a major genre for American landscape painters. Major practitioners of the winter landscape aesthetic will include Aldro Thompson Hibbard, Hobart Nichols, Ernest Lawson, Arthur James Emery Powell, Arthur Clifton Goodwin, and Walter Koeniger.
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