Home » Top 1000 Art Pictures » “Cotopaxi” – Frederic Edwin Church (1862) Share this on Facebook download .zip with all pictures [Link to Wikipedia article on Cotopaxi.](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cotopaxi) [Link to Wikipedia article on Frederic Edwin Church.](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederic_Edwin_Church) Related Posts Edward Hopper, Office in a small city Gustav Klimt – The Park The Execution of Lady Jane Grey – Paul Delaroche Latest Comments Emn April 1, 2016 The sky and smoke make the painting. The lighting to excellent, too. Laeld December 7, 2015 Interesting! I was just watching *Close Encounters of the Third Kind* and the name of the ship that they find in the Gobi desert is “Cotopaxi”. I was wondering where that name came from! Comments are closed.