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Childe Hassam, Harney Desert, 1908, oil on canvas, Private Collection

Arts Everyday Living: Childe Hassam in America–Exploring the Multi-Colored Desert

CHILDE HASSAM IN AMERICA EXPLORING THE MULTI-COLORED DESERT     Childe Hassam, though not an Oregonian, created some of the best known paintings of Oregon’s landscape…….. His second trip to Oregon in 1908, was primarily focused on the Harney desert in Malheur County. The Oregon Encyclopeida American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935), like his French contemporary Monet, […]

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