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Drawing, Hospital de San Juan de Dios, Honda, Colombia, 1853

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated 1853 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on light gray 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: 21.5 x 28.3 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Parts of a K and another letter. Similar to 1917-4-104. Recto: Stamped in ink, at lower left: Lugt 457c Verso: Stamped in ink, at lower center: Lugt 457e

It is inscribed

Recto: Inscribed in graphite, at top left: 3; again, at top right: yellow (cream) stucco on brick; and at bottom right: Hospital de San Jaun de Dios - Honda/ 2 Caucho Tree roots trailing to the ground / top cut off. Verso: Inscribed in graphite, at center: 3

Cite this object as

Drawing, Hospital de San Juan de Dios, Honda, Colombia, 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Colombia; graphite on light gray paper; Sheet: 21.5 x 28.3 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-96-b

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