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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementan exhibition ... National Collection of Fine Arts ... February 12 to March 13; Albany Institute of History and Art, March 30 to April 30; M. Knoedler and Company, New York, June 1 to 30, 1966
SeriesSmithsonian publication -- 4657, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 4657.
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24337283M

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Church, Frederic Edwin: Heart of the Andes Heart of the Andes, oil on canvas by Frederic Edwin Church, ; in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Bequest of Maria DeWitt Jesup, , Frederic Edwin Church (May 4, - April 7, ) was an American landscape painter born in Hartford, Connecticut. He was a central figure in the Hudson River School of American landscape painters. While committed to the natural sciences, he was "always concerned with including a spiritual dimension in his works". Frederic Edwin Church was a direct descendant of Richard Church, a Puritan pioneer from England who accompanied Thomas Hooker on the original journey through the wilderness from Massachusetts to what would become Hartford, Connecticut. Church was the son Born: May 4, , Hartford, Connecticut, United States. All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis.

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