George Inness (American, 1825–1894). Autumn Oaks, ca. 1878. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of George I. Seney, 1887 (87.8.8) | Here the sunlit trees dominate the entire landscape, their richness intensified by the deep foreground of shadow and blue violet tones of the lowering sky.
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Bay of Uri, Brunnen (from Switzerland 1870 Sketchbook),June 4, 1870. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond, 1950 (50.130.148l) #snow
Henry Farrer (American, 1844–1903). Winter Scene in Moonlight, 1869. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Morris K. Jesup Fund, Martha and Barbara Fleischman, and Katherine and Frank Martucci Gifts, 1999 (1999.19) | "Winter Scene in Moonlight," Farrer's earliest known watercolor landscape, probably represents a site in Brooklyn, where he lived most of his life. #newyork #nyc