Tropical Landscape

TitleTropical Landscape
Mediumoil on wood panel
Dimensions5 1/2 x 7 1/2
Signature"R.A. Blakelock" lower left
Current OwnerAddison Gallery of American Art
URL of Owner
CityStateAndover, MA
ProvenanceArtist; John Beyers, Brooklyn, 1899; Macbeth, 1940; Goodman-Walker Art Gallery, Boston, 1941; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Mass., 1941
ExhibitedEssex Institute, Salem Mass., 1956; Santa Barbara, 1969; San Francisco, 1969; Phoenix, 1969; Huntington, 1969
Subject DescriptionHorizon at bottom quarter of panel. Two trees, two thatched houses, three palm trees and single figure in right middle ground. Broad stream flows through center foreground, large clump of trees at left edge.
ConditionGenerally good.
Infra-redNothing of significance.
ColorNotable for the rather high keyed yellow-greens and blue sky with scattered white clouds.
X-rayNothing of significance.
Additional Examination Notes