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What is this?

Vertical view of a large, two towered house with balconies and a porch, situated on the overlook of a hill, viewed from a distance with trees and foliage in foreground. Two birch trees at right.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated ca. 1872 and we acquired it in 1917. Gift of Louis P. Church. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

brush and oil paint on thin paperboard

Its dimensions are

30.6 x 24.3 cm (12 1/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Verso: Inscribed in graphite: Mr. Church's house at / Hudson, N. York.

Frederic Edwin Church was the artist and Louis P. Church was the donor of this object.

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18200447/ |title=Drawing, "View of Olana", ca. 1872 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=16 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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