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Drawing, View of Cotapaxi from the Hacienda San Antonio, Ecuador, August 30, 1853

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated August 30, 1853 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite, brush and white gouache on greenish 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: 12.3 x 19.6 cm (4 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Mat: 16 x 22 cm (6 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite across bottom margin: una vista del Volcan, Cotopaxi, de la hacienda/ San Antonio del S[L?]or Jn Ionoss Fenite / Aug 30 /53 / La linea del E Caption: "una vista del Volcan Cotopaxi, de la hacienda/ San Antonio del Sõr J Donoss (?) Finite/ Canon [the name was not written by c.]/ Aug. 30/53 La linea del Equador".

Cite this object as

Drawing, View of Cotapaxi from the Hacienda San Antonio, Ecuador, August 30, 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Ecuador; graphite, brush and white gouache on greenish paper; Sheet: 12.3 x 19.6 cm (4 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Mat: 16 x 22 cm (6 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-94

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18203051/ |title=Drawing, View of Cotapaxi from the Hacienda San Antonio, Ecuador, August 30, 1853 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 September 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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