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Drawing, Maine Coast, 1845–50

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated 1845–50 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and oil paint, graphite on cardboard on gray ground. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Louis P. Church. It is credited Gift of Louis P. Church.

Its dimensions are

20.1 x 30.7 cm (7 15/16 x 12 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

On verso writte: AMOS [?] and figures

Cite this object as

Drawing, Maine Coast, 1845–50; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; brush and oil paint, graphite on cardboard on gray ground; 20.1 x 30.7 cm (7 15/16 x 12 1/16 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-329

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