Entrance to a Wood (1836)
Name: Entrance to a Wood
Artist: Robert W Weir
Format: Watercolor and graphite on buff wove paper
Signed? R. W. Weir Del., lower left
Location: Metropolitan Museum of Art (2019)
Website ID: ENTR1
Provenance: Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of Erving Wolf Foundation, in memory of Diane R. Wolf, 1977.
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Notes: Commissioned by poet William Cullen Bryant as an illustration for his “Inscription for the Entrance to a Wood.”