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The Upper Lake, Central Park, NYC

Object Number: 
1947.347
Date: 
1871
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. ( 31.1 x 51.4 cm ) frame: 16 x 24 in. ( 40.6 x 61 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left, obverse
Gallery Label: 
In 1884, Miller rendered this same view in watercolor, which is also in the Society's collection (1948.169).
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriskie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group