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Philip Koch (b. 1948), Erie Canal, 2016; oil on panel, 12 x 9 inches; Courtesy of the artist

Philip Koch (b. 1948), Erie Canal, 2016; oil on panel, 12 x 9 inches; Courtesy of the artist

I made a vine charcoal drawing with my easel set up on the banks of what was theErie Canal (now the much less eleganltly namedBarge Canal). Back in my studio I imaginedthe scene bathed in a warm morning light.