Autumn Dusk, Red Rock Variation: Lake Superior Landscape

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Artist

George Morrison
1919-2000
Chippewa City, MN

Title

Autumn Dusk, Red Rock Variation: Lake Superior Landscape

Date

1986

Description

In this painted landscape, George Morrison used layered brushstrokes, subdued colors, and textures to depict the shores of Lake Superior during the autumn season. The top third of the work is painted with gray and light blue pigment while the lower portion is covered with overlapping strokes of green, orange, purple, and blue. The painting is divided by a horizon line a third from the top.

Medium

Acrylic on board

Dimension

6 x 11 inches

Credit Line

Purchase, Acquisition Fund

Object ID

87.17.3

Publications

Rushing III, W. Jackson, and Makholm, Kristin. Modern Spirit: The Art of George Morrison, 125. University of Oklahoma Press: Norman, 2013.

Rights Statement

In Copyright