Cotopaxi Seen from Ambato, Ecuador

Brush and oil paint, graphite on paperboard | 1853

Frederic Edwin Church

The smoking cone of a volcano is seen at left. An outlined ridge borders the view at lower edge, and a range of old craters stretches toward the right.

Credit: Gift of Louis P. Church
Object: 1917-4-773

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