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An English Roadside Inn

Object Number: 
1886 [1872]
Black ink and graphite on paper
Overall: 14 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. ( 36.2 x 25.7 cm )
signature and date: lower right: "W. R. Miller, 1872 & 1886" inscription: upper: "No [blank] 1000 Gems/(The Black Swan Inn)/"An English road side Inn"/Composed Feby 13th & 14th 1872/10 1/2 x 7 1/2"
Signed and inscribed at lower right inside image in black ink over graphite: "W. R. Miller. 1872. & 1886."; inscribed at lower left inside image: "No Strengthen Landlord."; at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "No 1000 Gems. / (The Black Swan Inn) / 'An English road side Inn.' / (Composed Feby 13th & 14th 1872 / 10 1/2 x 7 1/2"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Grace Miller Carlock, granddaughter of the artist
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group