Chapel Pond Brook, Keene Flats, Adirondack Mountains, New York

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Oil on canvas
Overall: 28 x 31 in. ( 71.1 x 78.7 cm ) frame: 39 1/4 x 44 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 99.7 x 113 x 11.4 cm )
inscriptions: signed and dated, lower left: A.B. Durand / 1871
Gallery Label: 
Part of the composition of this study were derived from Durand's Chapel Pond Brook painting of 1870, also owned by the Society.
Executor's Sale, Studies in Oil by Asher B. Durand, N.A., Deceased, Ortgies' Art Gallery, New York, April 13 and 14, 1887, p. 25, no. 339. Catalogue of the Gallery of Art of The New York Historical Society, New York: Printed for the Society, 1915, p. 43. 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. 189-90, 362-7, 663-4. 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. 802.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Lucy Maria Durand Woodman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group