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"Dover Stone Church," Dover Plains, New York

Title:
"Dover Stone Church," Dover Plains, New York
Date: 
c. 1847
Medium: 
Graphite and white gouache on gray paper, mounted on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
Description: 
Landscape: This drawing shows a cavern entrance in a cliff in Dover Plains, New York, described by the artist as a natural chapel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 
1918.125
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Stone Church / Dover Plains [gone over twice]"
Provenance: 
Descent through the artist's family
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group