The Park-Winter

The Park-Winter


Leon Kroll

(American, 1884–1974)

Oil on canvas

Unframed: 91.5 x 122 cm (36 x 48 1/16 in.); Framed: 109.2 x 139.7 x 7.6 cm (43 x 55 x 3 in.)

Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection 1923.1339



During the 1920s, Kroll earned a great deal of success painting scenes of everyday urban life. In this example, he depicted ice skaters on a pond in snow-covered Central Park, with a looming skyline of Manhattan apartment buildings in the background.

See also
American - Painting
Type of artwork: 
Oil on canvas

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