Friday, December 4, 2009

Mellow George

George Inness Paintings, originally uploaded by nrillustration.

Another famous Tonalist (yesterday's post) is George Inness. I hadn't thought of him in this category but, as it turns out, his fine ability to simplify subject matter and create a mellow mood with his landscapes fits neatly into the definition of Tonalism. Pictured here:
top: Early Autumn, Montclair
bottom: Hazy Morning, Montclair

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