Niagara

1893

George Inness, American, b. Newburgh, New York, 1825–1894

Oil on canvas, 45 1/ 4 x 70 1/8 in. (114.9 x 177.9 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966

Accession Number: 66.2542

Provenance:
Jon N. Streep, New York, to 1961
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1961-17 May 1966
Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966

Exhibition History:
MUSEE DES BEAUX-ARTS DE MONTREAL. "Expanding Horizons: Painting and Photography of American & Canadian Landscape 1860-1918," 18 June-27 September 2009, fig. 8, p. 46. TOUR: VANCOUVER ART GALLERY, 17 October-17 January 2010.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "The Great American Hall of Wonders: Art, Science, and Invention in the Nineteenth Century," 15 July 2011-8 January 2012, pp. 73-75, color ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection