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New York from Weehawk

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Description: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University...
Frederic Edwin Church traveled to this isolated peak in northern Maine for the first time in 1852, not long after the publication of Henry David Thoreau’s “Ktaadn and the Maine Woods” (1848). The landscape Thoreau called “exceedingly wild and desolate” is subtly brought under control in Church’s Mt. Ktaadn...
PublisherYale University Art Gallery
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.241-275

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