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Drawing, Bamboo Bridge at Buga, Colombia and Girl Carrying a Jar, Cartago, Colombia, July 1853

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

It is credited Gift of Louis P. Church.

Its dimensions are

16.2 x 23.4 cm (6 3/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Recto: Stamped in ink, at center left: Museum of the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union Museum [Lugt 457c] Verso: Stamped in ink, at center: Museum of the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union Museum [Lugt 457d] and [Lugt 457e]

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, at center: Bank / stream; again, at lower right: -Buga- /Bamboo Bridge; and at lower left: Girl carrying a jar / Cartago

Cite this object as

Drawing, Bamboo Bridge at Buga, Colombia and Girl Carrying a Jar, Cartago, Colombia, July 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Colombia; graphite on cream-colored wove paper; 16.2 x 23.4 cm (6 3/8 x 9 3/16 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-53

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