Fox's Lane, Morrisania, Bronx, New York City

Object Number: 
1949.283
Date: 
1877
Medium: 
Watercolor over graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 3/4 x 18 3/4 in. ( 32.4 x 47.6 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "George Holston" inscription: lower right: "Fox's Lane/1877"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in graphite: "George Holston"; inscribed at lower right: "Fox's Lane / 1877"; verso inscribed at lower left: "Fox's Lane Morrisania / 1876"
Gallery Label: 
Fox's Lane was a favorite route to the East River and Oak Point Beach. The site is now East 167th Street east of Union Avenue, Bronx, New York City.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, Accessions Sales Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group