Foot of Storm King Mountain, 1880s

Storm King Mountain and Breakneck Ridge form the Hudson River’s “Wind Gate.”

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Foot of Storm King Mountain, 1880s
Credits: 
Thomas Benjamin Pope
Artist Info: 

Thomas Benjamin Pope (1834-1891) was born in either New York or New Jersey. He fought for the Union in the Civil War and later moved to Newburgh, New York. Pope’s scenic views are known for their tranquility and clarity.

Medium: 
Oil on Canvas, 1880s
Ownership: 
On loan from the New York State Museum