Martha Walter, Skating in Central Park

Martha Walter: Skating in Central Park (c. 1925) Oil on board
Title
Skating in Central Park
Date
c. 1925
Medium
Oil on board
Credit Line
Museum purchase, 1950

The generous contribution of Jim Alterman made possible the conservation of this work in 2002.

Skating in Central Park is a lighthearted, nostalgic genre scene that astutely captures a sense of time and place. Martha Walter uses the barren trees as a device to frame the lively colors and energetic skaters below.

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