Thomas Cole, Hollyhocks, n.d., Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund, Detroit Institute of Arts.
Hollyhocks are thought to symbolize the circle of life, ambition, fertility, and abundance.
Thomas Cole’s Main House © Peter Aaron/OTTO
Thomas Cole, Landscape with Clouds, c. 1846-1847, Oil on Canvas, Private Collection
Group photo, Adam T. Deen
Historic Campus, Devin Pickering
Marc Swanson studio, Kate Menconeri
Flower garden, Betsy Jacks
View from the Porch, Albert J. Gnidica