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Sketch for "Approaching Thunder Storm"

Artist:
Martin Johnson Heade (1819–1904)
Medium:
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions:
8 11/16 x 11 1/2 in. (22.1 x 29.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Morris K. Jesup Fund, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.142
Not on view
Inscription: [at upper left]: nearly black; [at upper right]: Rocky point - from Prudence [Island?]; [at upper left, below clouds]: lighter here & warm; [at upper center]: Thunder storm—very dark; [in center of water]: water blackish green.
[Martin Johnson Heade]; Sam Heed (nephew of the artist), Lumberville, PA; Mrs. Elsie Housley (daughter of Sam Heed), Lumberville, PA: [Sotheby's, 27 May 1993]; Spanierman Gallery, 1993-2000
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