Head of the Valley of the Linth, August 9th, 1842, 1842

  • John W. Casilear, American, 1811-1893

Graphite heightened with white and brown goauche on paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 7 7/8 × 10 5/8 inches (20 × 27 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund

49.226

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Gouache
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Drawing
  • Linth

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, right center: head of the Valley | of the Linth Augst [sic] 9th | 1842

Provenance

1949-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

John W. Casilear, Head of the Valley of the Linth, August 9th, 1842, 1842, graphite heightened with white and brown goauche on paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund, 49.226.