Painters Paintings Maxfield Parrish (1870–1966): Moonlight Night: Winter, 1942, oil on board, 20 x …
Painters Work Maxfield Parrish (1870–1966): Moonlight Night time: Winter, 1942, oil on board, 20 x 15.75 in . . .
The hallmark of the work of the American illustrator and painter Maxfield Parrish is the brilliance of his colors. That together with enchanting figures set in pastoral landscapes make up the signature model of this twentieth century artist, and assist clarify simply why he is likely one of the most beloved American artists in historical past.
In the course of the Golden Age of Illustration, Maxfield Parrish’s “lovely settings and charming figures” enchanted the American public. His work contains immense murals in workplace buildings and resorts, journal covers, and ads in addition to his ebook illustrations.
One in all Parrish’s newest works, Moonlight Night time: Winter, is so exactly drawn and crafted that there’s something nearly preternaturally nonetheless concerning the scene as an entire. Exhibiting the artist’s reward for glowing blues, the portray can also be a step away from the sturdy storytelling that earlier works current.