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Clouds of Dust

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Clouds of Dust

Artist: Alfred Jacob Miller (American, 1810 - 1874)

Date: 1837
Medium: pen and ink, ink wash, with pencil and gouache on paper
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches (8.9 x 14.3 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Inscribed: Clouds of dust (upper left in pencil); 27 (reverse, lower left corner, in pencil)
Credit Line: Bequest of H.J. Lutcher Stark, 1965
Object number: 31.34.20
Accession Number: 1965.2.623
Provenance: (Edward Eberstadt & Sons, New York, New York)[1]; purchased February 10, 1958 by H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; bequeathed September 2, 1965 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; accessioned to the Stark Museum of Art | 1. “We have been some ten or a dozen years amassing the rest of this collection from various individuals who were direct descendents[sic] of the pioneer artist himself.” (excerpt from a letter to HJLS from Charles Eberstadt dated November 26, 1957)
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