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1917

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Drawing, Distant View of Sangay Volcano Erupting, Ecuador, 1857–62

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated 1857–62 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on white 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: 14.6 x 22.5 cm (5 3/4 x 8 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in ink, at lower right: Lugt 457C

It is inscribed

Inscribed with accounts and/or possibly partial date at lower right: 8/ 30 /4

Cite this object as

Drawing, Distant View of Sangay Volcano Erupting, Ecuador, 1857–62; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Ecuador; graphite on white paper; Sheet: 14.6 x 22.5 cm (5 3/4 x 8 7/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-401-b

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