The "Clermont" Making a Landing at Cornell on Hudson

Object Number: 
2000.33
Date: 
1914
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash, white chalk, black crayon, graphite, and white gouache on ivory paper laid on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/8 x 19 5/8 in. ( 25.7 x 49.8 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: lower left: "EL HENRY/ -1914 - mount inscribed: lower left: "The 'Clermont' making a Landing. / at Cornwall on Hudson - Summer of 1814" mount inscribed: lower right" "To the Hon. abl. A.J. Clearwatrer - / with the Compliments of / E.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown wash: "E L Henry -- 1914 --"; board inscribed at lower right: " To the Honrbl AJ Clearwater -- / with the Compliments of / EL Henry. N.A."
Description: 
Marine: Brown ink, wash, black chalk and white heightening drawing on paper mounted on gray board with a image of the "Clermont"shown at left landing at Cornell-on-Hudson in the summer of 1814 with extensive landscape with figures at right.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Harriet Ross LeBoeuf, 1998
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group