Drawing, Coconut Palm, Jamaica, June 14, 1865
This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated June 14, 1865 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on greenish-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: 27.5 x 22 cm (10 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.)
It has the following markings
Recto: Stamped in ink at lower center: Lugt 457c Verso: Stamped in ink at bottom center: Lugt 457d
It is inscribed
Recto: Inscribed in graphite, at bottom right: The Coil (coir) or wrapping greyish brown / yellow brown lights / Cocoanut [sic] Palm / Jamaica June / 65 Verso: Inscribed in graphite, across upper center: Tom Cringles Log -- Michael Scott / The Cruise of the Midge -- about Jamaica.
Cite this object as
Drawing, Coconut Palm, Jamaica, June 14, 1865; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Jamaica; graphite on greenish-gray paper; Sheet: 27.5 x 22 cm (10 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-5