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Drawing, Riverbank and Botanical Sketches from Higuerote, Ecuador, May 1853 ?

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated May 1853 ? and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on gray paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Louis P. Church.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 21.5 x 27 cm (8 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, at top left: Long grassy banks / Guacamaya; again, at top right: small / leaves / very large tree/ this tree is marvellously beautiful / unbrelliferous and the leaves / hanging in masses of festoonr / medium green; and at center right: India /Rubber tree / leaves like lemon but / longer-somewhat shiny / Higuerote.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Riverbank and Botanical Sketches from Higuerote, Ecuador, May 1853 ?; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Ecuador; graphite on gray paper; Sheet: 21.5 x 27 cm (8 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-118

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