A Walk in the Park or Springtime in the Park

about 1889-90

Object

Artist

Childe Hassam, American, 1859-1935

Country

Object Info

Object: painting
Currently on view
Object ID: 41.2017

Medium/Technique

Oil paint on canvas laid down on panel

Credit

Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum

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Dimensions

image height: 14.75 in, 37.4650 cm; image width: 21.5 in, 54.6100 cm; frame height: 21 in, 53.3400 cm; frame width: 27.5 in, 69.8500 cm

Department

European and American Art Before 1900

Collection

European and American Art Before 1900-European Art

Known Provenance

Private collection, United States, 1974. Sale, Christie's New York, May 23, 1996, no. 69 (repr.); Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton, Denver.

Caption

Childe Hassam (American, 1859–1935), A Walk in the Park or Springtime in the Park, about 1900. Oil paint on canvas laid down on panel. Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum

Exhibition History

  • "The Discerning Eye"—Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 10/1974 -11/1974, no. 89
  • "Nature as Muse: Impressionist Landscapes from the Frederic C. Hamilton Collection and the Denver Art Museum"—Denver Art Museum, 10/27/2013 - 02/09/2014
  • “Gardens in Bloom”—Denver Art Museum, 06/01/2015 – 10/11/2015
  • “Light” — Denver Art Museum, 5/19/2019 – 5/1/2020