Thomas Cole

The Notch of the White Mountains (Crawford Notch)



Thomas Cole - The Notch of the White Mountains (Crawford Notch)

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 825


Provenance

Commissioned 1839 by Rufus L. Lord (1782-1869), New York
Jonathan Sturges (1802-1874), New York, and Fairfield, Connecticut
his son, Henry C. Sturges (died 1924), Fairfield, Connecticut
his wife, Mrs. Henry C. Sturges, Fairfield, Connecticut
LeRoy Ireland, Philadelphia, probably early 1930s, but certainly by 1944
purchased June 1944 by Vose Galleries, Boston
sold 5 April 1945 to Sanitary Scale Company, Belvidere, Illinois
acquired 1966 by Kennedy Galleries, New York
purchased 25 May 1967 by NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1967.8.1

Other works by Thomas Cole


Thomas Cole Scene from
Scene from "The Last of the Mohicans", Cora Kneeling at the Feet of Tamenund
1827

Thomas Cole View in the White Mountains
View in the White Mountains
1827

Thomas Cole Distant View of Niagara Falls
Distant View of Niagara Falls
1830

Thomas Cole Peace at sunset
Peace at sunset
c. 1827

Thomas Cole
The Notch of the White Mountains (Crawford Notch)
1839
101.5 x 147.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower left: T. Cole. / 1839
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Andrew W. Mellon Fund