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Drawing, Erupting Volcano (Cotopaxi), South America, September 1853

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. We acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and oil paint on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Louis P. Church.

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Drawing, Erupting Volcano (Cotopaxi), South America, September 1853; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; brush and oil paint on paper; 1917-4-1332-a

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