DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
George CLAUSEN | Twilight: Interior (Reading by lamplight)

England 1852 – 1944
travelled frequently to France after c.1875
Twilight: Interior (Reading by lamplight) c.1909
oil on canvas
73.2 (h) x 58.4 (w) cm
Leeds Museums and Galleries, City Art Gallery, bequeathed by Stanley Wilson in 1940
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Twilight: Interior depicts the artist’s sitting room at St John’s Wood, London, looking out through the tall windows into the garden. Clausen’s format is dictated by the shape of the window and reflects his concern with extremes of light and shade.

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