Tonalist Usage and definition 1915

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Tonalist Usage and definition 1915 - |n this gallen hangs George Spencer Watson's...
|n this gallen hangs George Spencer Watson's carefulh worked out "Hilda Maggie, ' another English painting, but ·a-school and tpe far different than any of the four mentioned abme Then, to represent one of the American landscape schools, there is Hoiatio Walker's "Milk- Ing, Evening" Walkei is ranked a* a tonalist, that is, he introduces into his picture a tone or color which blends and harmonizes all pait^ of the painting without interfering w i t h the expression the actual color of 1 he objects painted. As Indicated bv the title, the scene of picture is at evening Tn the foreground Ite-two cow«; A tree-shadowed fence occupies a side of the picture and m the Shadow a blue-shirted man is milking "Woman in a dull red waist la carrying away the milk m pails on a yoke over shoulders Across the level meadow the sun is setting The true color values of tjie garments, trees, skv and ground all are preserved, but over the whole picture jte the mellow brownish tone v*'Harold

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  1. The Indianapolis Star,
  2. 24 Jan 1915, Sun,
  3. Page 33

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