Overall: 44 1/4 x 66 in. ( 112.4 x 167.6 cm )
Framed: 59 x 79 7/8 x 5 in. ( 149.9 x 202.9 x 12.7 cm )
Cole, Thomas, "Sicilian Scenery and Antiquities," The Knickerbocker, Vol. XXIII, Feb. 1844,104-114 and Mar. 1844, 236-244.
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Koke, Richard J., American Landscape and Genre Paintings in the New-York Historical Society, Vol. I, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1982, pp. 206-7.
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Goldin, Marco, ed., America: Storie di pittura dal Nuovo Mondo, Italy: Linea d'Ombra Libri, 2007, pp. 169, 459-60.
Gift of The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts
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