An antique, tranquil western landscape painting of the American West with a tree lined river with a view to Holy Cross Mountain in the distance beneath a cloud filled sky. Mount of the Holy Cross is a tall mountain summit in the northern Sawatch Range of the Colorado, Rocky Mountains. It is named for the large cross pattern that appears in the snow.
Original gilt frame with corn husk design
PLACE OF ORIGIN
Late 19th century
Width 22 Depth 2 Height 16 inches
Sight: Width 18 Height 11.75 inches
Note: small area of paint loss (top center).