Artist John Mix Stanley, American, 1814-1872
Title
  • Western Landscape
Date between 1847 and 1849
Medium oil on canvas mounted on Masonite
Dimensions Unframed: 18 1/2 × 30 inches (47 × 76.2 cm)
Framed: 26 3/4 × 38 3/4 × 3 3/4 inches (67.9 × 98.4 × 9.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr.
Accession Number 15.14
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left: J. M. Stanley
Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1915-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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