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Edward Hopper was one of the most important observers of the American scene beginning in the 1920s. Although Hopper had been a student of Robert Henri [http://www.mfa.org/search/collections?artist=Robert%20Earle%20Henri] in New York and was familiar with the busy urban realist scenes of the...

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Inscription

Lower right: EDWARD HOPPER

Provenance

1927, the artist; before 1933, sold by the artist to John T. Spaulding, Boston, through the Frank K. M. Rehn Gallery, N. Y.; 1948, bequest of John T. Spaulding to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1948)

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding

1927

Dimensions

Unframed: 73.7 x 101.9 cm (29 x 40 1/8 in.) Framed: 83.8 x 111.8 x 8.3 cm (33 x 44 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.564

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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