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Drawing, In the Woods, Hudson, New York, October 1865

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated October 1865 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and oil paint, traces of graphite on heavy cream wove 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: 29.7 x 18.8 cm (11 11/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in brush and black oil paint, lower right corner: Oct. // 65

Cite this object as

Drawing, In the Woods, Hudson, New York, October 1865; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; brush and oil paint, traces of graphite on heavy cream wove paper; Sheet: 29.7 x 18.8 cm (11 11/16 x 7 3/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-715

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.

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