Artist Asher Brown Durand, American, 1796-1886
Title
  • Forest Scene in the Catskills
Date between 1855 and 1860
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 15 × 24 inches (38.1 × 61 cm)
Framed: 22 5/8 × 37 1/2 × 2 1/4 inches (57.5 × 95.3 × 5.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold O. Love
Accession Number 77.93
Department American Art before 1950
On View American W280, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed, lower right: ABD
1960, Kennedy Galleries (New York, New York, USA)
Harold O. Love (Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, USA);
1977-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
“Selections of American Nineteenth-Century Paintings from Our Current Stock.” The Kennedy Quarterly 1 (December 1959): p. 5.

Cornell, Sarah. Art: A History of Changing Style. London, 1983, no. 407 (ill.).

The Catskills: Painters, Writers, and Tourists in the Mountains, 1820-1895. Exh. cat., The Hudson River Museum of Westchester. Westchester, NY, 1989, pp. 72, 128 (pl. 72).