Chapel Pond Brook, Keene Flats, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y.
Oil on canvas
Overall: 17 x 24 in. ( 43.2 x 61 cm )
Parts of this composition of this study were used in Durand's Chapel Pond Brook of 1871, also owned by the Society.
Lawall, David B., Asher Brown Durand: His Art and Art Theory in Relation to his Times, Submitted to Princeton University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, March 1966, pp. 262, 362-7, 663-4. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 178. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. I, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, p. 358. Foshay, Ella M., and Novak, Barbara, Intimate Friends: Thomas Cole, Asher B. Durand, William Cullen Bryant, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 2000, p. 57.
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
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