Sign in to favourite Sign in to add to album Geographical notes close Places are defined in terms of modern geography. Copyright Information close This artwork is in public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. If you are a copyright owner of this artwork, or his/hers legal representative, and you do not agree that this artwork is public domain, please let us know firstname.lastname@example.org WikiArt.org allows unlimited copying, distributing and displaying of the images of public domain artworks. Artworks protected by copyright are supposed to be used only for contemplation. Images of that type of artworks are prohibited for copying, printing, or any kind of reproducing and communicating to public since these activities may be considered copyright infringement. Public domain ← → The Course of Empire: Desolation Thomas Cole Date: 1836 Style: Romanticism Series: The Course of Empire Genre: landscape Media: oil, canvas Dimensions: 100 x 160.7 cm Location: New York Historical Society, New York City, NY, US Tags: rivers-and-waterfalls, ruins-and-columns File Source: commons.wikimedia.org References: en.wikipedia.org Image dimension 750x461px, View all sizes Thomas Cole Famous works The Garden of Eden Thomas Cole · 1828 The Titan`s Goblet Thomas Cole · 1833 The Course of Empire: Desolation Thomas Cole · 1836 The Course of Empire: The Consummation of the Empire Thomas Cole · 1836 The Departure Thomas Cole · 1838 Il Penseroso Thomas Cole · 1845 The Vesper Hymn Thomas Cole · View all 143 artworks Related Artworks Landscape with a River and a Bay in the Background William Turner Virginia Water William Turner Quillebeuf, at the Mouth of Seine William Turner Ehrenbreitstein and Coblenz William Turner View over Town at Sunset: a Cemetery in the Foreground William Turner Goldau William Turner The Blue Rigi Lake of Lucerne Sunrise William Turner View of Orvieto William Turner The Lake, Petworth sunset, fighting bucks William Turner Archway with Trees by the Sea William Turner Ariccia Sunset William Turner The Chain Pier, Brighton William Turner Chichester Canal William Turner Petworth Park, Tillington Church in the Distance William Turner Stonehenge William Turner Hill Town on the Edge of the Campagna William Turner Norham Castle, Sunrise William Turner Norham Castle, Sunrise William Turner Brunnen, from the Lake of Lucerne William Turner Prudhoe Castle, Northumberland William Turner 1 Load more Advertisement.