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Landscape Looking West from South Mountain, Nyack, New York; sketch: foliage

Object Number: 
1944.422
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Watercolor on heavy watercolor paper; graphite
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 15 1/2 in. ( 27 x 39.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "July 6, 1889/Looking West from West side South Mt. / Nyack"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in gray watercolor: "July 6 1889 / Looking West from West Side South Mt. / Nyack"; color annotations; verso inscribed at upper right in graphite: "general tone of distance blue purple on a madder / brown field effect in the green of foreground / very purple of the whole distance nothing clearly / made out of distance"
Description: 
Landscape
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group