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Winter on 21st Street, New York

Everett Shinn

American Art

Trained as a quick-sketch artist for the leading Philadelphia newspapers, Everett Shinn was at home with the spontaneity of the pastel medium. In his turn-of-the-century New York street scenes, which constitute some of his finest and most original work, he employed his keen eye and rapid hand to capture the rough aspect and grinding pace of urban life.
MEDIUM Pastel on gray paper mounted overall to pulpboard
DATES 1899
DIMENSIONS 20 3/8 x 24 3/8 in. (51.8 x 61.9 cm)
SIGNATURE Signed lower center: "Everett Shinn / [2 illegible digits]"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 56.3
CREDIT LINE Gift of Solton Engel
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