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A Morning in the Andes, South America, 1870
Andrew Melrose

South America
Oil on canvas, H: 37 5/16 in, W: 72 1/2 in
Purchase 1984 The Members' Fund  84.351
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: verso [before relining] inscription
Inscriptions:
recto: l.l. red paint "A. Melrose" ; verso: [before relined] "'A Morning in the Andes' S. America / A. Melrose. 1870"

Provenance: Estate of Mrs. Alexander Henderson, Passaic, New Jersey (1959); The New Jersey Historical Society, Newark, New Jersey (1959-1983; sale, Sotheby's, New York, New York Oct. 21, 1983, lot 97); Hanover Square Gallery, New York, 1983-1984
Exhibition History:
"Church's Great Picture: 'Heart of the Andes,'" The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York (October 5, 1993 - January 30, 1994)

Keywords: Landscape, Mountains, Waterfall, River, Painting, South America