White Mountain Notch, 1828

  • Thomas Cole, American, 1801-1848

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

  • Sheet: 14 1/2 × 10 11/16 inches (36.8 × 27.1 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund

39.196.12A

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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

Marks, in red, lower left: 39.196-p Marks, lower left: 39.196.12A

Inscribed: [notations throughout]

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

Ruskin, J. "Thomas Cole and the White Mountains." Bulletin of the DIA 66, 1 (1990): p. 21 (fig. 6).

Thomas Cole, White Mountain Notch, 1828, pen and black ink over graphite pencil on off-white wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund, 39.196.12A.