Edward Hopper

SkillsPainter, Printmaker
BornJuly 22, 1882, Nyack, New York, United States
DiedMay 15, 1967, New York City, New York, United States
PeriodAshcan School, Modern Art, Realism

Paintings of Edward Hopper

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Nighthawks is an American painting by Edward Hopper made in 1942. It was sold for $3000 at the time to the Art Institute of Chicago and is there since. It is popular piece of art similar to other famous artworks. It has been an iconic painting and have been parodied many times. The scene shows the pure Americana aspects. Nighthawks Analysis Smooth, toned-down colors are the style of the American artist. Though, his color pallet mostly includes the bright colors to give a certain attentions. The main element is the restaurant which is called as “diner” in America. Diners are small eating places with many or big windows in America. They are generally found near a street or roads just like the painting depicts. It is a casual scene. The man […]


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