Quick Reference

Time Period:
Painted 1944.

Location:
Heath pasture house on Burnt Hill

Medium:
Oil on Canvas

Type:
Landscape

Category:
Beech Tree, Pastures

Size:
24 X 36

Exhibited:
GCAG, N.Y.

Purchased:
Mr. and Mrs. Luther Perry

Provenance:
NA

Noteworthy:

The Beech tree on Burnt Hill in Heath was RSW's most frequent subject to paint.

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RSW's Diary Comments

1944. Made during the summer of 1944 from window of Pasture House in Heath. Beech tree, ledges, band of blue hills, with masses of pure cumulus clouds. The best summer expression of the Heath view I have yet made. Shown in GCAG, N.Y. exhibition Apr. 24 May 5, 1945. Bought in July 1946 by Mr. and Mrs. Luther Perry of Shelburne Falls and St. Petersburg, Fla.



Additional Notes

None.