- Thursday May 12th, 2011 :: 10:07 a.m. EDT
Orangetown - Edward Hopper's Backyard
Tuesdays, 10am - 2 pm; Sundays 1pm - 4pm, May 14-Dec. 6
The DePew House, 196 Blaisdell Rd, Orangeburg, NY
A historic snapshot of the surrounding area formative to Edward Hopper's early years. Featuring objects, photographs and personalities of the late Victorian Era in Orangetown. Born in Nyack in 1882, Edward Hopper’s development coincided with the late onset industrial revolution. The spectacular light off of the Hudson River was to follow Hopper throughout his creative life as he developed his particular aesthetic and came to be known as the most American of painters.
For more information call (845) 398-1302 or visit www.orangetownmuseum.com.
Rockland County Office of Tourism
18 New Hempstead Rd
New City, NY 10956