Childe Hassam

Boston Common at Twilight



Childe Hassam - Boston Common at Twilight

Literature

H. Barbara Weinberg, Childe Hassam, New York; New Haven and London, 2004, fig. 39


Provenance

1885-86, the artist
1887, sold at auction at Noyes, Cobb, and Co., Boston, 9 March (possibly to someone named "Daniels" as catalogue annotation suggests)
possibly with a Mr. Andrews, Boston
by about 1893, to Samuel Appleton (1846-1926), Boston
1926, by descent to his daughter, Maud E. Appleton (born 1873), Boston
1927, lent by Maud E. Appleton to the MFA
1931, gift of Miss Maud E. Appleton to the MFA, accession date 3 December 1931

External links

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Accession number 31.952

Other works by Childe Hassam


Childe Hassam Victory Day, May 1919
Victory Day, May 1919
1919

Childe Hassam Along the Seine, Winter
Along the Seine, Winter
1887

Childe Hassam Broadway and 42nd Street
Broadway and 42nd Street
1902

Childe Hassam The Bois de Boulogne
The Bois de Boulogne
1888

Childe Hassam
Boston Common at Twilight
1885-86
106.7 x 152.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: [crescent] Childe Hassam/1885-6
The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gift of Mrs. Maud E. Appleton