• Hermann Dudley Murphy of Boston

    One year ago - By Art Contrarian

    Hermann Dudley Murphy (1867-1945) was one of those early 20th century Boston School painters that escaped my attention until recently.
    Landscape - c. 1903
    In February I was viewing the American art part of the Huntington Library in San Marino, California and came across the painting shown above by Murphy. Unfortunately, my photo and an image found on the Internet fail to show the rather free and nice brushwork in the foreground area. I was impressed enough to collect some more images of his work for this post.
    Biographical information seems scarce on the Web. Some information can be found...
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