Shandaken Range, Kingston, New York

Shandaken Range, Kingston, New York
Title
Shandaken Range, Kingston, New York
Date 
ca. 1854
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 21 1/2 x 17 in. ( 54.6 x 43.2 cm ) Frame: 3 x 31 x 26 1/2 in. (7.6 x 78.7 x 67.3 cm)
Credit Line 
Purchase, The Louis Durr Fund
Object Number 
1887.5
Gallery Label 
Durand modeled the trees in the foreground of a Landscape signed and dated 1855, now owned by the Toledo Museum of Art, after the trees in this study.
Bibliography 
Executor's Sale, Studies in Oil by Asher B. Durand, N.A., Deceased, Ortgies' Art Gallery, New York, April 13 and 14, 1887, p. 21, no. 308. Vail, R. W., Knickerbocker Birthday: A Sesqui Centennial History of The New-York Historical Society 1804-1954, New York: The New-York Historical Society, 1954, p. 170. Lawall, David B., Asher Brown Durand: His Art and Art Theory in Relation to his Times, Submitted to Princeton University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, March 1966, p. 249. Lawall, David B., Asher B. Durand: A Documentary Catalogue of the Narrative and Landscape Paintings, New York & London, Garland Publishing, Inc., 1978, pp. 182-3. 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. 335-6.
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Creative: Tronvig Group