View from Summit of Mount Washington, between 1827 and 1828

  • Thomas Cole, American, 1801-1848

Pen and black ink over graphite pencil on off-white wove paper

  • Sheet (irreg): 11 × 17 7/8 inches (27.9 × 45.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund

39.133.A

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Graphite
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Landscape (representation)
  • Drawing
  • Hudson river school

Inscribed in pencil, upper center: From the Summit of Mount Washington Inscribed, throughout: [various notations]

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

Thomas Cole, View from Summit of Mount Washington, between 1827 and 1828, pen and black ink over graphite pencil on off-white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund, 39.133.A.