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Drawing, Distant Hills, July 1865

This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated July 1865 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is brush and oil paint on cardboard. 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

11.5 x 10.3 cm (4 1/2 x 4 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in brush and dark brown oil paint, lower left center: Jamaica / July. 65

Cite this object as

Drawing, Distant Hills, July 1865; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Jamaica, West Indies; brush and oil paint on cardboard; 11.5 x 10.3 cm (4 1/2 x 4 1/16 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-730

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