On Dutch Kill Creek, Long Island, New York

Object Number: 
1947.369
Date: 
1873
Medium: 
Graphite and black ink on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 9 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 24.1 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "Wm.R. Miller, 1873" inscription: upper: "On Dutchkill Creek, Long Island"/"A quiet nook"/5 x 3 Paint 30 x 16/Composed March 1st 1873"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right inside image in black ink: "W. R. Miller 1873"; inscribed at lower left inside image: "No 41."; at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "'On Dutchkill Creek, Long Island. / 'A quiet nook' / 5 x 3 Paint 30 x 18. / Composed March 1st 1873."; various annotations outside image
Description: 
Genre/landscape
Gallery Label: 
Intended for the 1,000 Gems of American landscape.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriski
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group