Summertime

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Summertime, 1943
Edward Hopper (1882-1967)
Oil on canvas
Delaware Art Museum, Gift of Dora Sexton Brown, 1962

A key work in the Delaware Art Museum’s permanent collection, Summertime has just returned from the national exhibitionEdward Hopper, seen by hundreds of thousands of people in Boston, Washington, D.C., and Chicago. A favorite of the former owners, Summertime traveled to the beach each summer with Dora Sexton Brown.