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Old Mill on the Bronx River Above West Farms, Bronx, New York

Object Number: 
Z.2016.10f
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper, laid on page in fragmentary album
Dimensions: 
image size: 8 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. ( 21 x 26.7 cm ) mounted: 9 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. ( 23.5 x 27.3 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: lower left: "HENRY E. RILE, / COPIED SEPT 17/91." inscribed in ink: on obverse: "BRONX PARK. / OLD MILL ON THE / BRONX RIVER / ABOVE WEST FARMS, / AUG 6/89."
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in black ink over graphite: "HENRY E. RILE. COPIED Sept 17/91."; inscribed at lower center: "BRONX RIVER"; at lower right: "Old Mill ON THE / BRONX RIVER. / ABOVE WEST POINT. / AUG 6/89."
Description: 
Cityscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel E. Rile
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group