Street Scene

John French Sloan1895/1895

Delaware Art Museum

Delaware Art Museum

In 1895 when Sloan made this image of a couple strolling down an urban street, he was gaining recognition as a designer of elegant poster-style images. Sloan was particularly adept at depicting women in fashionable clothes, a skill he would maintain throughout his career.

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  • Title: Street Scene
  • Date: 1895/1895
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings: John / Sloan [monogram] (LLC in ink)
  • Physical Dimensions: w8.375 x h15.875 in (Complete)
  • Painter, etcher, and illustrator: John Sloan
  • Illustration Citation: Love's Kalendar, by P. J. Coleman, in Gil Blas, November 9, 1895
  • Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1981
  • Provenance: © Delaware Art Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.
  • Type: Drawings
  • Rights: © Delaware Art Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
  • External Link: http://emuseum.delart.org:8080/emuseum/
  • Medium: Charcoal and ink on paper