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Drawing, Street in Mompos, Colombia, May 1853

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated May 1853 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on gray paper. 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

Sheet: 30.6 x 42.1 cm (12 1/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, at various locations: road / grass/ red / path / weed / little purple flowers at top; and the date; and again, at top right: Church etc. at Mampox from the cemetery; and at bottom center: N - E

Cite this object as

Drawing, Street in Mompos, Colombia, May 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Colombia; graphite on gray paper; Sheet: 30.6 x 42.1 cm (12 1/16 x 16 9/16 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-63

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