About This Artwork

George Inness
American, 1825–1894

Afterglow, 1893

Oil on canvas
76.5 x 64.1 cm (30 1/8 x 25 1/4 in.)
Signed lower right: "G. Inness 1893"

Edward B. Butler Collection, 1911.441

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Michael Quick, George Inness, a Catalogue Raisonne, vol. 2 (Rutgers University Press, 2007), no. 1111.

Ownership History

Estate of the artist (sale, Fifth Avenue Art Galleries, New York [George Inness executor's sale], February 12-14, 1895, no. 52, as Afterglow), Charles L. Hutchinson, Chicago, acquired at auction 1895, to 1911; Edward B. Butler, Chicago, 1911; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1911.

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