New York Street  1902

by Childe Hassam

After studying painting in Paris, Childe Hassam applied the techniques of French Impressionism to his views of American cities and landscapes. While he also painted coastal and pastoral scenes, Hassam often focused on urban areas such as his hometown of Boston, and New York City, where he lived after returning from Paris. Here the artist rendered New York with short brushs...
59.7 × 49.5 cm (23 1/2 × 19 1/2 in.)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Art Institute of Chicago