Rocky Hill with Stumps of Trees, 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.A

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Heightening
  • Chalk
  • Graphite
  • Wove paper
  • Trees
  • Hill
  • Rocks
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Drawing
  • Hudson river school

Provenance

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

Rights Status

Thomas Cole, Rocky Hill with Stumps of Trees, 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.A.