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1917

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Drawing, Icebergs at Midnight, Labrador, June–July 1859

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated June–July 1859 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and oil on paperboard. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Louis P. Church and catalogued by Julia Pastor and Rudolph Berliner. It is credited Gift of Louis P. Church.

Its dimensions are

30.5 x 50.7 cm (12 x 19 15/16 in.) Mat: 55.9 x 71.1 cm (22 x 28 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower right below image: Midnight - Labrador

Cite this object as

Drawing, Icebergs at Midnight, Labrador, June–July 1859; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; brush and oil on paperboard; 30.5 x 50.7 cm (12 x 19 15/16 in.) Mat: 55.9 x 71.1 cm (22 x 28 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-711

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition MMA American Wing Frederic Church Oil Sketches.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18200951/ |title=Drawing, Icebergs at Midnight, Labrador, June–July 1859 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 November 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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