Creation & Renewal: Views of Cotopaxi by Frederic Edwin Church

March 29, 1985 – July 14, 1985

Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor Floor Plan

Engage with 37 paintings, oil sketches, and drawings of the Ecuadorian volcano, Cotopaxi, in an exhibition that documents the artist's sustained involvement with one theme and demonstrates his scientific beliefs while giving new insights into the developing taste for South American scenery among the artist's contemporaries.