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Drawing, Study of Bamboo, Jamaica

This is a drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated May–August 1865 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite 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: 27.5 x 44.4 cm (10 13/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Verso: Stamped in ink, at lower right: Lugt 457d

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite with figures at various locations at lower left, and again at bottom left: 2 yellow 3 green / Older & Larger branches yellow / younger green

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study of Bamboo, Jamaica; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Jamaica; graphite on greenish paper; Sheet: 27.5 x 44.4 cm (10 13/16 x 17 1/2 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-955-b

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