Capt. Thomas Stillwell House, later Britton's and Perine's, Staten Island

Object Number: 
1951.65
Date: 
c. 1925-50
Medium: 
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 16 in. ( 30.5 x 40.6 cm )
Marks: 
Signed: at lower right: "Perrine House-S.I / E.E. Case"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in blue watercolor: "Perrine House--S.I. / EECASE"; verso inscribed at center in graphite: "Home of Capt Thos Stillwell later Brittons & Perines / Built 1680 During Revolutionary War so many British were quartered / there that widow Ann Perrine[sic] & her 6 children were allowed / only one room.--House built of undress[sic] fieldstone. / Two families lived in the 2 sections for over 100 years. / It has big fireplaces, huge beams--small windows / 1476 Richmond
Description: 
Architecture
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Elizabeth E. Case
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group