William Samuel Horton, Hecksher Tower Sunset, after 1921, paper print measuring 11 x 14 inches. Enjoy New-York Historical Society’s Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld Collection at home with this exclusive reproduction. The bright white base and smooth matte finish of the paper guarantee the color accuracy of the images. Comes boarded and wrapped in a clear sleeve.
William Samuel Horton (1965-1936) was a skilled and confident American Impressionist painter. Horton studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris and the National Academy of Design in New York. Horton moved to Paris in 1895 and immersed himself in the Impressionist movement. At the Academie Julien and Ecole des Beaux-Arts Horton devoted himself completely to mastering Impressionist techniques and developed his characteristic style: bold, confident brushstrokes of vibrant color.
Scenes of New York City:: The Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld Collection, an extraordinary promised gift to the New-York Historical Society from philanthropists and art collectors Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld, celebrates a multifaceted and dynamic New York from the 19th century into the present day. The pieces date from the year 1818 to the 21st-century and are all centered on New York City’s defining landmarks, from buildings, bridges and parks, to the art movements that shaped the city’s culture. The artworks are created by American and European artists like Norman Rockwell, Keith Haring, Edward Hopper, and Raoul Dufy, showing the city through their distinctive eyes. On view October 22, 2021 - February 27, 2022.
- Measures 11 x 14 in.
- Made in the USA