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Rhode Island Shore  1858

by Martin Johnson Heade

Martin Johnson Heade (1819-1904) was one of the central figures in the American luminist movement, a late manifestation of the Hudson River school of landscape painting. During the third quarter of the 19th century, landscape artists such as Heade combined accurate, naturalistic detail with brilliant illumination and a sense of order and harmony to create timeless, silent ...
20 1/4 x 32 1/4 in. (51.44 x 81.92 cm)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art