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This and 47 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Sketchbook, Album of Drawings: Sea, Coastline, Landscapes.

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1953

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2019

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Album Page, View of Wissahickon Creek, August 1866

This is a Album page. It was created by William Trost Richards. It is dated August 1866 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is graphite on off-white (soiled) paper, mounted on back cover of album. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of the National Academy of Design from the Mrs. William T. Brewster Bequest.

Its dimensions are

10.4 x 8.3 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

In graphite, in lower left margin: aug 186(6)?

Cite this object as

Album Page, View of Wissahickon Creek, August 1866; William Trost Richards (American, 1833–1905); USA; graphite on off-white (soiled) paper, mounted on back cover of album; 10.4 x 8.3 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.); Gift of the National Academy of Design from the Mrs. William T. Brewster Bequest; 1953-179-85-48

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