Charles Herbert Moore
American, 1840-1930

The Upper Palisades, 1860
Oil on canvas
Gift of Matthew Vassar
Period: 19th c
Classification: Painting
Dimensions: Framed: 16 x 24 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (40.64 x 62.87 x 5.72 cm) Unframed: 12 x 20 1/8 in. (30.48 x 51.12 cm)
Signatures, Inscriptions and Markings v
Signed and dated (LL): C. H. M. / 1860
Provenance v
Collections: Elias Magoon
Published References v
All Seasons and Every Light, (Poughkeepsie, NY: FLLAC, 1983), p. 78 repr.; Henshaw, Robert E., Environmental History of teh Hudson River (Albany, The State University of New York Press, 2011), repr. 297, fig. 20.2.; Berry, Ian and Tom Lewis, Lives of the Hudson, (Frances Young Tang Teacching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Munich; New York: DelMonico Books: Prestel, 2010) p.12-13, repr.
Exhibition History v
Poughkeepsie, NY, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, "Humanizing Landscapes: Geography, Culture and the Magoon Collection" 5 Oct. - 20 Dec. 2000. Cat. no.44, repr. p.29 Poughkeepsie, NY, FLLAC, Vassar College, "All Seasons and Every Light;" October 14-December 16, 1983; Saratoga Springs, NY, The Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery, Skidmore College, "The Hudson River," July 2009 - March 2010. Poughkeepsie, New York, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, "Nature in America: Taming the Landscape," June 29 - August 26, 2012.
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