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Study of a Rustic Building

Object Number: 
X.443u
Date: 
1861-62
Medium: 
Graphite and white gouache on brown paper, from a disassembled album
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 9 9/16 in. ( 17.1 x 24.3 cm ) mat: 16 x 22 in. ( 40.6 x 55.9 cm )
Description: 
Landscape
Gallery Label: 
The album in which this sketch was received is inscribed on the flyleaf, "Sketches made by/Thomas H. Hotchkiss/Rome, Italy." Hotchkiss and Lucy Durand Woodman, the mother of Nora D. Woodman, were friends; moreover, similar inscriptions appear on other items presented by Miss Woodman to the Society. She is therefore assumed to be the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Provenance: 
Estate of Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss; Asher B. durand and Family; Lucy Durand Woodman, Orange, New Jersey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group