Remember Childe Hassam Today is a day to remember Childe Hassam who passed away 80 years ago on 27 August, 1935. Hassam was an American painter who adopted the impressionist style during his years in Paris (1886 to 1889), where he met all the important French impressionists. Monet and Pissarro became his examples. These paintings are from that French period.
Childe Hassam, Grand Prix Day, 1887. Oil on canvas, 61 x 86,3 cm. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MA), USA Childe Hassam, Cab Station or A Shower, Rue Bonaparte, Paris (Une averse, Rue Bonaparte, Paris), 1887. Oil on canvas, 102 x 196 cm. Terra Foundation for the Arts, Daniel J. Terra Collection, Chicago (IL), USA