Faint Drawing of a Figure, 19th century

  • Thomas Cole, American, 1801-1848

Graphite pencil heightened with white chalk on tan wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 11 5/8 × 8 5/16 inches (29.5 × 21.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund

39.117.B

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Heightening
  • Chalk
  • Graphite
  • Wove paper
  • Drawing
  • Figure (representation)
  • Hudson river school

Provenance

1939-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Thomas Cole, Faint Drawing of a Figure, 19th century, graphite pencil heightened with white chalk on tan wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund, 39.117.B.