A Hazy Summer's Day. c. 1920. Oil on panel. 24 x 27 1/8 (framed 31 x 33 1/8). Signed, lower left. $20,000.
In 1914, when was 45, that Irvine moved his family from Chicago to Old Lyme, Connecticut, and become part of the famed Florence Griswold circle, now recognized as the "American Barbizon," at the hub of American Impressionism. He was noted for his renderings of hazy summer days, and later, prismatic paintings. The above painting is a fine example of the former.
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