adding context to Fine Art
and illuminating Geography
Saturday, January 2, 2016
Asher B. Durand Paintings Geocoded
Dover Plain, Dutchess County, New York
Painting by Asher B. Durand (1796-1886)
One of the artists that initiated the effort to record scenes along and around the Hudson River Valley as images of an unspoiled land; but it was also surely in their eyes a place that industrious people should inhabit.