About This Artwork

Ernest Lawson
American, 1873–1939

Ice-Bound Falls, 1919

Oil on canvas
100.3 x 127 cm (39 1/2 x 50 in.)
Sig: E. Lawson, 1919 below near right corner

Friends of American Art Collection, 1921.97

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Art Institute, 33rd Annual Exhibition of American Oil Paintings and Sculpture, November 4-December 12, 1920, no. 89.

Buffalo, Albright Art Gallery, 15th Annual Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artists, June 2-September 6, 1921, no. 68.

Milwaukee Art Institute, Exhibition of Forty Paintings Presented to the Art Institute of Chicago by the Friendsof American Art, March 1-29, 1925, no. 24.

Art Institute, Century of Progress, June 1-October 31, 1933, no. 590.

Art Institute, Century of Progress, June 1-November 1, 1934, no. 457.

Tucson, University of Arizona Museum of Art, Ernest Lawson retrospective exhibition, February 11-March 8, 1979.

Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, Ernest Lawson, January 13-February 5, 1967, no. 44; traveled to Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Confederation Art Gallery and Museum, February 17-March 12; Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Mendel Art Gallery and Civic Conservatory, April 28-May 21; Kingston, Ontario, Agnes Etherington Art Gallery, September 15-October 8; Montreal, Sir George Williams University, October 20-November 20; ONtario, London Public Library and Art Gallery, November 24-December 29; Halifax, Nova Scotia College of Art, July 7-30, 1968; Ontario, Sarnia Public LIbrary, August 11-September 4, all venues except Nova Scotia and Sarnia.

Interpretive Resources

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