An Italian Autumn

1844
Thomas Cole (American (born in England), 1801–1848)


Dimensions

81.6 x 123.19 cm (32 1/8 x 48 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1989.229

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Penny and Jeff Vinik Gallery (Gallery 233)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower center, on rock: T. Cole/1844

Provenance

The artist; Anson Baker, 1848, to estate of Anson Baker; Robert Hoe, by December 21, 1863; with American Art Galleries, New york, sale of Robert Hoe Collection, February 16, 1911; T.B. Walker Collection, Minneapolis, Minn., 1911; to Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1976; with Sotheby's, New York, May 24, 1989, (bought in); to MFA, 1989, purchase.

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865, and Bequest of Helen Wood Bauman, by exchange