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Drawing, Birch Trees in Autumn

This is a drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated October 1865 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 donated by Louis P. Church. It is credited Gift of Louis P. Church.

Its dimensions are

30.5 x 19.5 cm (12 x 7 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Right corner: Oct 65

Cite this object as

Drawing, Birch Trees in Autumn; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); USA; brush and oil paint on paperboard; 30.5 x 19.5 cm (12 x 7 11/16 in.) ; Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-659-a

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition MMA American Wing Frederic Church Oil Sketches.

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