New York Central Park and City
Oil on canvas
canvas: 26 1/2 x 30 1/2 in. ( 67.3 x 77.5 cm ) frame: 37 3/4 x 41 3/4 in. ( 95.9 x 106 cm )
signature and date: Sigend and dated LR: "H. Hauser 1934/N.Y."
In this twilit scene painted from a snowy Central Park, a succession of buildings along Central Park West runs from the Dakota at 72nd Street to the San Remo at 74th Street.
Hauser represents the contiuation of European artists arriving in NYC. This canvas also records the development of land along the west side of Central Park as it became a highly desireable residential area.
Gift of Robert Hauser
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