Shandaken Range, Kingston, New York
Oil on canvas
Overall: 21 1/2 x 17 in. ( 54.6 x 43.2 cm ) Framed: 31 in. × 26 1/2 in. × 3 in. (78.7 × 67.3 × 7.6 cm)
Durand modeled the trees in the foreground of a Landscape signed and dated 1855, now owned by the Toledo Museum of Art, after the trees in this study.
Executor's Sale, Studies in Oil by Asher B. Durand, N.A., Deceased, Ortgies' Art Gallery, New York, April 13 and 14, 1887, p. 21, no. 308. Vail, R. W., Knickerbocker Birthday: A Sesqui Centennial History of The New-York Historical Society 1804-1954, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1954, p. 170. 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, p. 249. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, pp. 182-3. Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New York Historical Society, Vol. I, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, pp. 335-6.
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
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