Grand Canal

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
Oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 3/4 x 36 in. ( 42.5 x 91.4 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.24
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
885
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Franconia, White Mountains

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1857
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 x 30 in. ( 50.8 x 76.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Object Number: 
S-211
Gallery Label: 
This is a study by Durand for his larger Franconia Notch of 1857, also in the Stuart Collection (Stuart 105) at the NYHS.
Bibliography: 
Catalogue of Paintings in the Picture Galleries, New York: The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, 1912, p. 32. Catalogue of Paintings in the Picture Galleries, New York: The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, 1929, p. 37. Catalogue of Paintings in the Picture Galleries, New York: The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations, 1941, p. 31. 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. 255. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 187. 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. 347. Campbell, Catherine H., New Hampshire Scenery: a Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Artists of New Hampshire Mountain Landscapes, Canaan, New Hampshire: Phoenix Publishing, 1985
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1857
eMuseum Object ID: 
862
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Near Shokan, Ulster County, New York

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1854
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 3/4 in. ( 42.5 cm ) framed: 26 1/2 x 32 1/2 x 3 in. ( 67.3 x 82.6 x 7.6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.20
Bibliography: 
Executor's Sale, Studies in Oil by Asher B. Durand, N.A., Deceased, Ortgies' Art Gallery, New York, April 13 and 14, 1887, p. 23, no. 326. 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, p. 173. 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. 334. 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. 55.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1854
eMuseum Object ID: 
668
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Forest life, encampment on the Penobscot

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
1860
Medium: 
Oil on linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 27 x 45 x 7/8 in. ( 68.6 x 114.3 x 2.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Object Number: 
S-206
Marks: 
signed: lower left: "A. F. Bellows"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
653
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Landscape with Beech Tree

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Oil on pre-primed canvas, with 4-member stretcher (mortise and tenon miter front, butt reverse)
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 1/4 x 21 1/4 in. ( 38.7 x 54 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.16
Marks: 
Canvas stencil: PREPARED / BY / THEO. KELLEY / 'R'EAR 351/2 WOOSTER S[T] / NEW YORK. Theodore Kelley, artists' materials, was listed in the New York City directories at 35 1/2 Wooster Street from 1844 to 1853. On stretcher, in pencil: LANDSCAPE.
Gallery Label: 
This study was used for composing Landscape Composition: The Beeches of 1845, owned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Provenance: 
The artist and his family.
Bibliography: 
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.243, 338-40, 354. A. B. Durand 1796-1886, Montclair, New Jersey, Montclair Art Museum Catalogue, October 24 - November 28, 1971, pp. 56, 88. Caldwell, John S., Asher B. Durand's Travels in Europe, 1840-1841 and their Role in his Artistic Development, Submitted to Hunter College in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts, 1973, pp. 19-21. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 171. 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. 322-3. Caldwell, John and Roque, Oswaldo Rodriguez, American Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. I, A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born by 1815, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994, pp. 423-4. Harvey, Eleanor Jones, The Painted Sketch: American Impressions from Nature 1830-1880, Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art, 1998, pp. 35-6, 45. Ferber, Linda S., ed., Kindred Spirits: Asher B. Durand and the American Landscape, Brooklyn Museum, 2007, pp. 147-8, 201-2.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1845
eMuseum Object ID: 
588
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Study from Nature, Hoboken, N.J.

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1834
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 x 10 1/4 in. ( 35.6 x 26 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the children of the artist, through John Durand
Object Number: 
1903.7
Gallery Label: 
The N-YHS Catalogue of the Gallery of Art (1915), p. 38. no. 337, cites this study as painted at Hoboken "before 1834."
Bibliography: 
"Pictures by Durand," The New York Times, April 26, 1903, p. 34. Catalogue of the Gallery of Art of The New York Historical Society, New York: Printed for the Society, 1915, p. 38. Sweet, Frederick A., "Asher B. Durand, Pioneer, American Landscape Painter", The Art Quarterly, Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring 1945, pp: 144-7. 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. 241, 327-30, 651-2. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 170. 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. 298-300. Foshay, Ella M., and Novak, Barbara, Intimate Friends: Thomas Cole, Asher B. Durand, William Cullen Bryant, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 2000, pp. 30, 53.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1834
eMuseum Object ID: 
575
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Study from Nature, Hoboken, N.J.

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1834
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 1/4 in. ( 27.9 x 36.2 cm ) frame: 20 1/4 x 24 x 3 1/4 in. ( 51.4 x 61 x 8.3 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the children of the artist, through John Durand
Object Number: 
1903.8
Gallery Label: 
The NYHS Catalogue of the Gallery of Art (1915), p. 38, no. 337, cites this study as painted at Hoboken "before 1834."
Bibliography: 
"Pictures by Durand," The New York Times, April 26, 1903, p. 34. Catalogue of the Gallery of Art of The New York Historical Society, New York: Printed for the Society, 1915, p. 38. Sweet, Frederick A., "Asher B. Durand, Pioneer, American Landscape Painter", The Art Quarterly, Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring 1945, pp: 144-7. 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. 241, 327-30, 651-2. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 170. 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. 300. Harvey, Eleanor Jones, The Painted Sketch: American Impressions from Nature 1830-1880, Dallas: Dallas Museum of Art, 1998, 126-7. Foshay, Ella M., and Novak, Barbara, Intimate Friends: Thomas Cole, Asher B. Durand, William Cullen Bryant, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 2000, pp. 30, 53. Ferber, Linda S., ed., "Asher B. Durand, American Landscape Painter," Kindred Spirits Asher B. Durand and the American Landscape, Brooklyn Museum, 2007, pp. 132, 134, 201.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1834
eMuseum Object ID: 
574
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Lake George, N.Y.

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1867
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 24 in. ( 38.1 x 61 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.19
Bibliography: 
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. 264. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 189. 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. 356.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1867
eMuseum Object ID: 
520
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Catskill Study, N.Y.

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1870
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 3/4 x 24 in. ( 42.5 x 61 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.29
Bibliography: 
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. 262. 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.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1870
eMuseum Object ID: 
519
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Two Trees

Collections: 
Classification: 
Date: 
1851
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 x 16 1/2 in. ( 53.3 x 41.9 cm ) frame: 25 1/4 x 21 x 2 1/4 in. ( 64.1 x 53.3 x 5.7 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.48
Bibliography: 
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. 246. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 171. 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. 332. 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. 54.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1851
eMuseum Object ID: 
514
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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