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Sketchbook with 35 Folios, 2 blank
Date: 1841
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Medium: Graphite on ivory paper bound into a sketchbook
Dimensions: Overall: 9 9/16 x 13 1/2 in. (24.3 x 34.3 cm)
Description: Sketchbook
Credit Line: Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Object Number: 1918.59
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Inscribed: Inscribed on inner front cover along upper edge in graphite: "$1.80 Rome March 31st. 1841 / A.B.D."; inner back cover at upper right: "Valet -- 2 / Church -- 3 / Dinner 11 1/2"

Provenance:

Descent through the artist's family

Bibliography:

Olson, Roberta J.M. “The Sketchbooks of Asher B. Durand in the New-York Historical Society.” Master Drawings 54, no. 4 (Winter 2016): 433-476.

Exhibitions:

"Intimate Friends: Thomas Cole, Asher B. Durand, and William Cullen Bryant," New-York Historical Society, October 24, 2000-February 4, 2001.

"The World of Asher B. Durand: The Artist in Antebellum New York," New-York Historical Society, March 13-September 30, 2007.

"The American Landscapes of Asher B. Durand (1796-1887)," Fundación Juan March, October 1, 2010-January 9, 2011.