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In the Simmental, Switzerland
  • Thomas Cole
    born: Lancashire, England, United Kingdom ; died: Catskill, New York, United States
  • In the Simmental, Switzerland, 1843
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 51 x 76 cm
    Canvas/Support: 20 1/16 x 29 7/8 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, S3
  • 1959.0022
Label Text

Two figures are walking on a path and cows are seated in a grassy area in the foreground. The path leads to a town with a tall cathedral. In the background is a tall mountain and a sky at sunset/sunrise with lots of fluffy clouds.