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View of Old North College
  • James Hess
    active 1874–1884
    active: United States
  • View of Old North College, 1875
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 35.7 x 50.7 cm
    Canvas/Support: 14 1/16 x 19 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Friends of the Art Museum
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, E3
  • 1967.0065
Label Text

Two red and one white building on top of a hill on the right side. There is a fence and trees around these structures. A town can be seen over the hill on both the right and left sides. There is a river in the left background. Fluffy clouds in the sky.