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Fort Ticonderoga from the Creek, New York

Object Number: 
1955.99
Date: 
1884
Medium: 
Brown ink and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 14 7/8 in. ( 27.3 x 37.8 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "Wm. R. Miller, 1884" inscription: upper: "No [blank] 1000 Gems/Fall colour/(Oil 22 x 14 Water 14 x 10)/"Fort Ticonderoga from the Creek."/Composed Decr. 3d 1884/11 x 7"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right inside image in brown ink: "Wm R. Miller 1884."; inscribed at upper center outside image in brown ink over graphite: "No 1000 Gems. / Fall colour. / 'Fort Ticonderoga from the Creek.' / Composed Decr. 3d. 1884 -- / 11 x 7."
Description: 
Landscape
Gallery Label: 
Intended for the 1,000 Gems of American landscape.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group