Drawing, American Falls Under a Cloudy Sky, Niagara River, possibly 1856
This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated possibly 1856 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on green wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Louis P. Church.
It is credited
Gift of Louis P. Church.
Its dimensions are
Sheet: 9.6 x 15 cm (3 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in graphite at upper right: 2 gold edge brilliant; again at various locations in center of image: 2 / silver shadow / warm / silver / gold / glassy [?] / sandy
Cite this object as
Drawing, American Falls Under a Cloudy Sky, Niagara River, possibly 1856; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; graphite on green wove paper; Sheet: 9.6 x 15 cm (3 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-150