Summer, Lake Ontario

 
Artist
Creation date
Materials
oil on canvas
Dimensions
15 x 24 in. 21-1/8 x 20-1/8 in. (framed)
Credit line
Gift of the Friends of the Museum
Accession number
71.13
Collection
Currently On View

The setting sun, luminous mists, and tidy farm buildings present a romantic image of man and nature in harmony.

This canvas is an idealized composition that combines motifs from several different locales.

Cropsey was widely acclaimed for his autumn landscapes.

Gambert and Co. London 1857, M.A. Newhouse and Son St. Louis 1926, Dr. Alva M. Kirkpatrick Indianapolis 1926, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Bilings Columbus 1955, purchased for the Indianapolis Museum of Art
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