A Walk in the Park or Springtime in the Park

A Walk in the Park or Springtime in the Park

about 1889-90
Artist
Childe Hassam, American, 1859-1935
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on canvas laid down on panel
Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum
41.2017

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

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 Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Sale, (American Art Association-Anderson Galleries, Inc., New York), October 30, 1929, no. 65 (repr.); Mr. Albert A. Tilney, New York by 1930s; Private collection by descent, Rhode Island, by at least 1974 until 1996. Sale, Christie’s New York, May 23, 1996, no. 69 (repr.). Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton [1927–2016], Denver; bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum, 2014.
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
  • “The Light Show” — Denver Art Museum, 5/19/2019 – 3/7/2021