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Icebound  1889

by John Henry Twachtman

During the last decade of his life, John Henry Twachtman frequently painted views of the landscape surrounding his home on Round Hill Road in Greenwich, Connecticut. In a departure from typically barren images of winter, he enjoyed depicting the beauty of the frozen terrain, believing that it was conducive to contemplation and regeneration. The dense, gradually built-up la...
64. 2 × 76.6 cm (25 1/4 × 30 1/8 in.)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Art Institute of Chicago