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Drawing, Landscape View From El Bordo On The Rio Patia Guachicona Valley Between Popayan and Pasto, Colombia, August 13, 1853

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated August 13, 1853 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite, brush and touces of oxidized white gouache on cream-colored 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

30.8 x 46.1 cm (12 1/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Recto: Stamped ink, at lower left: Lugt 457c Verso: Stamped ink, at center: Lugt 457d

It is inscribed

Recto: Inscribed in graphite with numbers and at various locations: grass / clouds / Black / Real path; again, at top center: (Bordo) Between Popayan & Pasto; again, at top right: Rio Patia Guachicona; again, at top far right: Aug 13/ 53 / 2 Rich orange soil broken with sods / 3 Level plane through which runs / the River Patia. Verso: Inscribed in graphite, at center right: 1917.4.99; and at lower right: 1971.4.99 / I 79.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Landscape View From El Bordo On The Rio Patia Guachicona Valley Between Popayan and Pasto, Colombia, August 13, 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Colombia; graphite, brush and touces of oxidized white gouache on cream-colored paper; 30.8 x 46.1 cm (12 1/8 x 18 1/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-99

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