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Hopper Drawing at Hawthorne Fine Art and the Whitney Museum

Hawthorne Fine Art has had the privilege of acquiring a drawing by the American Realist painter Edward Hopper (1882–1967). The Family House at Nyack from 1906 depicts the artist’s childhood home along the Hudson River. The view looks eastward toward Broadway and the Hudson River, seen delineated in the background. Hopper’s paintings often feature carefully… Continue reading Hopper Drawing at Hawthorne Fine Art and the Whitney Museum

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An Artist Abroad: Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939) in Holland and France

An American expatriate, Frederick Carl Frieseke left New York for Paris in 1898 to attend the Académie Julian and the Académie Carmen, where he studied with James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834–1903). In the summer of the same year, Frieseke traveled to Holland, visiting the artist colonies in both Katwijk and Laren. Like many American artists… Continue reading An Artist Abroad: Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939) in Holland and France