Drawing, Three Large Pine Trees Along a Rocky Stream Bank, September 1844
This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated September 1844 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Louis P. Church.
It is credited
Gift of Louis P. Church.
Its dimensions are
Sheet: 38.8 x 25.8 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Stamped in ink, at lower left: Lugt 457c
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite, at upper right: The rock-covered with grey / greenish, green, black and other / mosses and ferns, likewise / the crevices and juttings - / Upper part of the tree lighted / brilliant with yellow sunlight / Sept. 1844; and again at various locations through lower center: moss/ moss/ grey rock / grass and rock / various ferns plants etc. / grass / sand .
Cite this object as
Drawing, Three Large Pine Trees Along a Rocky Stream Bank, September 1844; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; graphite on off-white wove paper; Sheet: 38.8 x 25.8 cm (15 1/4 x 10 3/16 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-1398