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Morning in the Adirondacks
  • Sanford Robinson Gifford
    1823–1880
    born: Greenfield, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Morning in the Adirondacks, 1867
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 50 1/4 x 42 1/4 in
    Canvas/Support: 127.63 x 107.31 cm
  • Loaned by the Department of Student Housing, The University of Kansas: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Pearson, 1954. Frame courtesy of the Terra Foundation for American Art, Chicago, and Eli Wilner & Company Period Frames and Mirrors, New York
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, S4
  • 1995.0144
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Grand landscape with mountains in the middle- and background, lake in foreground and lower right, shore with trees at left and lower left. Trees at bottom left have been cut down leaving only stumps. House visible at lower left along shore line. Occupied boat at the shoreline to the right of the house, and another out on the lake.