Sunset in the Catskills

1841
Thomas Cole (American (born in England), 1801–1848)


Dimensions

57.15 x 76.2 cm (22 1/2 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

63.271

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Waleska Evans James Gallery (Gallery 236)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower left, on rock: T. Cole/1841.

Provenance

1841, sold by the artist to Jonathan Sturges (1802-1874), New York; 1874, by descent to his son, Frederick Sturges (1833-1917); 1917, by descent to his daughter, Mary Fuller Sturges (Mrs. Andrew Chalmers) Wilson (1870-1962), New York; 1963, bequest of Mary Fuller Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 20, 1963)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mary Fuller Wilson