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Drawing, Quindio Pass, 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, brush and oxidized white gouache on brown 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

27.5 x 33.4 cm (10 13/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Recto: Stamped in ink, at lower left: Lugt 457c Verso: Stamped in ink, at center: Lugt 457d; again, at right center: 1917-4-88

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, at center right: Palm Forest in the Quindio Pass / [struck out: mountains] From Recollection / - July 53 -

Cite this object as

Drawing, Quindio Pass, Colombia, July 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Colombia; graphite, brush and oxidized white gouache on brown paper; 27.5 x 33.4 cm (10 13/16 x 13 1/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-88

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