"View of Cotopaxi," oil on canvas, by the American artist Frederic Edwin Church. 11 in. x 18 in. Yale University Art Gallery, given by Miss Annette I. Young in memory of Professor D. Cady Eaton and Mr. Innis Young. Courtesy of Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
Painting ID:: 72338
oil on canvas, by the American artist Frederic Edwin Church. 62.2 cm x 92.7 cm (24 1/2 in. x 36 1/2 in.) Courtesy of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
Painting ID:: 73243
Frederic Edwin Church American Hudson River School Painter, 1826-1900 ..American painter. He was a leading representative of the second generation of the HUDSON RIVER SCHOOL, who made an important contribution to American landscape painting in the 1850s and 1860s. The son of a wealthy and prominent businessman, he studied briefly in Hartford with two local artists, Alexander Hamilton Emmons (1816-84) and Benjamin Hutchins Coe (1799-1883). Thanks to the influence of the Hartford patron DANIEL WADSWORTH, in 1844 he became the first pupil accepted by Thomas Cole. This was an unusual honour View of Cotopaxi oil on canvas, by the American artist Frederic Edwin Church. 11 in. x 18 in