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Wooden leg of Gouverneur Morris
Oak, leather, metal
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Overall: 27 x 48 in. ( 68.6 x 121.9 cm )
Framed: 33 3/4 × 54 3/4 × 4 1/4 in. (85.7 × 139.1 × 10.8 cm)
This painting was the first study of an original nature acquired by the Society in its first fifty years of collecting which was not a portrait, and it marks the inception of the Society's landscape collection.
Gift of John MacGregor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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