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Oil on canvas
Gift of Miss Euphemia Holden in memory of her mother Mrs. E. G. Holden
American Art before 1950
Miss Euphemia Holden;
1935-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Burroughs, Clyde H. "Early American Landscape Paintings." Bulletin of the DIA 16, 6 (March 1936): pp. 86-88.
John Frederick Kensett, The Walking Tour, between 1847 and 1851, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Miss Euphemia Holden in memory of her mother Mrs. E. G. Holden, 35.47.
John Frederick Kensett
Pitkin Glass Works
T. W. Talmages
Enoch Wood and Sons