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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Mountain Landscape
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Mountain Landscape

Daniel Wadsworth Coit

This possible watercolor may be a European scene, but the location is not known. It depicts a village in the flat valley, a walled field, and what appear to be orchards on the left. the mountains in the distance are rather stylized.


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TitleMountain Landscape
CreatorDaniel Wadsworth Coit

Title by cataloger. Daniel W. Coit made many sketches during his travels in S. America, Mexico, California, and Europe, all prior to his visit to Grand Rapids in 1833. Coit was in Lima, Peru from 1819-1820, and again from 1823-1828. Many of the drawings in our online collection are dated from the second time period.

CollectionCoit Family

The drawings are the property of Coit family members and may not be reproduced in any form, print or digital, without permission.

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