Drawing, Study of a Hemlock, North Conway, New Hampshire, August 6, 1855
This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington. It is dated August 6, 1855 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite on cream-colored wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.
Its dimensions are
35.2 x 25.3 cm (13 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.) 14 1/6 x 9 15/16 in. Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.)
It has the following markings
Verso: Stamped in black ink: Museum for Arts of Decoration Cooper Union
It is inscribed
Inscribed and dated in graphite, lower right: trunk purplish grey [sic]/ with some light grey & green moss -1/& lighter brownish touches on/lights of bark; near view of trunk/ not seen in sketch [?] below hill; ground. Hemlock on hillside/ back of Mr. Willies/ North Conway Aug 6 55; near view of leafage.
Cite this object as
Drawing, Study of a Hemlock, North Conway, New Hampshire, August 6, 1855; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite on cream-colored wove paper; 35.2 x 25.3 cm (13 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.) 14 1/6 x 9 15/16 in. Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-39