Robert Buchan Nisbet, Tonalist Landscape With Evening Sky

Robert Buchan Nisbet, Tonalist Landscape With Evening Sky

This late 19th-century landscape painting by Robert Buchan Nisbet (1857-1942) depicts an evening landscape in muted tones. It’s a pared-down impression of nature in all its tranquil beauty. The tonalists, such as James Abbott McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), sought to convey the simplicity of a mood often with a subdued palette. They encouraged the imagination by reducing the form.

Signed and framed.

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Medium: Oil on board
Overall size: 14½” x 11” / 37cm x 28cm
Year of creation: c. 1890
Condition: Artwork presents well. Frame with some light wear.

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