Artist Thomas Birch, American, 1779-1851
  • Figures in Classical Landscape
Date 18th or 19th century
Medium pen and brush and brown ink over graphite pencil on light tan wove paper mounted to second piece of tan wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 8 × 11 13/16 inches (20.3 × 30 cm)
Mount: 12 1/4 × 16 7/16 inches (31.1 × 41.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton
Accession Number 75.116
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in brush and brown ink, lower left edge: Thos. Birch
Inscriptions Inscribed, on mount, in graphite pencil, upper right: Original Sketch | by | Thos. Birch
Inscribed, lower right: Original drawing by Thos. Birch | presented to me by Geo. R. Bonfield | August 1866
1975-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)