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Woodland Brook

Object Name: Landscape
Date: 1859
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Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: Overall: 45 1/4 x 36 in. ( 114.9 x 91.4 cm ) Framed: 56 1/8 × 47 1/4 × 3 3/4 in. (142.6 × 120 × 9.5 cm)
Credit Line: The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart
Object Number: S-190
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