Sunset over Parkland

Landscape with Fields

Henry Tonks (English, 1862–1937)


Dimensions

Image: 16.5 x 34 cm (6 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.) Sheet: 27.9 x 36.7 cm (11 x 14 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.631

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Clumps of green and blue-green trees, shadowed with blue, casting warm shadows on pale blue-green grass; gray sky, pale yellow and red at horizon; on the reverse, a watercolor sketch of a house and trees against a sunset sky; and two pencil sketches of ornament. In the artist’s studio at his death.

Provenance

Gift of C.H. Collins Baker from the Huntington Library San Marino, Cal; acquired 14 October 1937

Credit Line

Gift of C. H. Collins Baker