Drawn from nature/drawn from life.

  • 20 Pages
  • 4.45 MB
  • English
American Federation of Arts , [New York
Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900, Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910, Huntington, Daniel, 1816
StatementStudies and sketches by Frederick Church, Winslow Homer and Daniel Huntington, from the collection of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Smithsonian Institution. An exhibition prepared by Jay E. Cantor for the Ithaca College Museum of Art, Ithaca, N.Y., Mar. 23-Apr. 18, 1971.
ContributionsChurch, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900., Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910., Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906., Cooper-Hewitt Museum., Ithaca College. Museum of Art., American Federation of Arts.
LC ClassificationsNC107 .C3
The Physical Object
Pagination[20] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5333028M
LC Control Number72186227

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