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Black Mountain from the Harbor Islands, Lake George, N.Y.

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Classification: 
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 32 1/2 x 60 in. ( 82.6 x 152.4 cm ) Framed: 48 3/4 x 76 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 123.8 x 194.9 x 17.1 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Lucy Maria Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1907.17
Gallery Label: 
The New-York Historical Society owns a number of preliminary studies for this, Durand's last major painting. KATONAH MUSEUM OF ART, New York, HYDE COLLECTION, N-YHS,"Forever Wild: The Adirondack Experience" 1991-92 THE NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, "Restored Visions: Recently Conserved Paintings from the Collection", 11/5/92-1/3/92.
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. 19, no. 295. Catalogue of the Gallery of Art of The New York Historical Society, New York: Printed for the Society, 1915, p. 41. Mather, Frank Jewett, Morey, Charles Rufus, and Henderson, William James, The Pageant of America: The American Spirit in Art, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1927, p. 44. 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.193, 266-7, 412, 414, 469. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, p. 163. 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. 362. Vedder, Lee A., "Heeding the Call of Nature: Asher Brown Durand's Communion with the American Landscape," The New-York Journal of American History, New York: New-York Historical Society, Vol. LXV, No. 4, Fall 2004, pp. 40-1. Ferber, Linda S., ed., Kindred Spirits Asher B. Durand and the American Landscape, Brooklyn Museum, 2007, pp. 199-200, 203. Vedder, Lee A. "Nineteenth-century American paintings." The Magazine Antiques 167 (2005): 146-155.
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0
Date End: 
1875
eMuseum Object ID: 
17021
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Mt. Washington from Sunset Hill, North Conway, New Hampshire

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Classification: 
Date: 
1854-1855
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 7/8 x 24 x 3/4 in. ( 50.5 x 61 x 1.9 cm )
Credit Line: 
The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Object Number: 
S-179
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed lower right: L. Luthy
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1855
eMuseum Object ID: 
17003
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

View of the Roman Campagna with the Claudian Aqueduct, Italy

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Classification: 
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
Oil on paper, laid on paper, laid on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 17 in. ( 17.8 x 43.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.40
Marks: 
Signature and date: Mid-bottom: " T. H. Hotchkiss / JAN 9th '65"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right of center with a stylus: "Jan. 9th / /65"; frame inscribed in graphite: "Scene in / Italy by / T H Hotchkiss"
Provenance: 
Estate of Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss; Asher B. Durand and Family; Lucy Durand Woodman, Orange, New Jersey
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
16816
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Landscape with Cypress Trees and Two Monks in the Garden of San Miniato al Monte, Florence, Italy

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Classification: 
Date: 
c. 1864
Medium: 
Oil on paper mounted on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 11 1/4 in. ( 34.9 x 28.6 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.50
Marks: 
Signature: On Stretcher in pencil: "THOS. H. HOTCHKISS"
Inscriptions: 
Stretcher inscribed in graphite: "Thos. H. / Hotchkiss"
Provenance: 
Estate of Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss; Asher B. Durand and Family; Lucy Durand Woodman, Orange, New Jersey
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1854
eMuseum Object ID: 
16396
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Morning in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Va.

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Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1858
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 x 56 in. ( 91.4 x 142.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Object Number: 
S-107
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1863
eMuseum Object ID: 
16363
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Cloud Study, Catskill Mountains, New York

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Classification: 
Date: 
c. 1856-59
Medium: 
Oil on textured paper, laid on card and overmatted
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/2 x 13 1/8 in. ( 16.5 x 33.3 cm ) mat: 18 x 20 7/8 in. ( 45.7 x 53 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.189
Marks: 
inscription: lower right, on mount: "T.H. Hotchkiss/Catskill Mts. "
Inscriptions: 
Overmat inscribed and signed at lower right in graphite: "T. H. Hotchkiss / Catskill Mts."
Provenance: 
Estate of Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss; Asher B. Durand and Family; Lucy Durand Woodman, Orange, New Jersey
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1869
eMuseum Object ID: 
15559
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

William and Abraham Beekman House, New York City

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Classification: 
Date: 
1857
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 42 in. ( 76.2 x 106.7 cm ) frame: 39 1/2 x 51 x 3 in. (100.3 x 129.5 x 7.6 cm)
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
Object Number: 
1954.18
Gallery Label: 
This painting depicts Mount Pleasant, the country estate built in 1763 by merchant James Beekman. Located near today's 51st Street and the East River, the mansion was demolished in 1874.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1857
eMuseum Object ID: 
15436
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Roman Aqueduct

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Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1861-1862
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 1/8 x 32 in. ( 41 x 81.3 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.38
Marks: 
Signature: On verso: "T. H. HOTCHKISS" Inscription: Penciled on stretcher: "TH HOTCHKISS ROMAN ACQUEDUCT"
Provenance: 
Asher B. Durand and his family The artist
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1862
eMuseum Object ID: 
15117
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

East River and Blackwell's Island, New York City

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Classification: 
Date: 
1857
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 x 42 in. ( 76.2 x 106.7 cm ) frame: 39 1/2 x 51 1/2 in. ( 100.3 x 130.8 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
Object Number: 
1954.19
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1857
eMuseum Object ID: 
15010
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

View in the Catskill Mountains, New York

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Classification: 
Medium: 
Oil on paper set into mat
Dimensions: 
mat: 14 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. ( 36.2 x 41.9 cm ) Overall: 4 5/8 x 7 in. ( 11.7 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Landscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1932.187
Marks: 
signature: lower right, on mount: "T. H. Hotchkiss/Catskill Mts." inscription: lower left: "View in Catskill" inscription: verso: "T.H. Hotchkiss"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed on mat at left below image in graphite: "View in Catskill"; signed? at right below image: "T.H. Hotchkiss / Catskill Mts"; verso of mat inscribed at upper right in brown ink: "T.H. Hotchkiss"
Provenance: 
Estate of Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss; Asher B. Durand and Family; Lucy Durand Woodman, Orange, New Jersey
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1869
eMuseum Object ID: 
14830
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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