Drawing, Nightfall near Olana
This is a drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated August 1872 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and oil paint on paperboard. 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
24.2 x 35.8 cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/8 in.)
It is signed
Signed with initials and dated, by scratching through paint, at bottom left: FEC Aug. 1872.
Cite this object as
Drawing, Nightfall near Olana; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; brush and oil paint on paperboard; 24.2 x 35.8 cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/8 in.) ; Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-587
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions MMA American Wing Frederic Church Oil Sketches and Frederic Church, Winslow Homer & Thomas Moran: Tourism and the American Landscape.