Geis' Farm, Morrisania, Bronx, New York City

Object Number: 
1949.277
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 10 in. ( 14.6 x 25.4 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
signed and dated: lower left: "George Hoston 75" inscription: lower right: "Geis Farm" inscription: verso, pencil: "Morrisania. 169th St./ 8th St. Union Av.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "George Holston -- 75"; at lower right in brown watercolor: "Geis Farm"; verso inscribed at lower center at in graphite: "Morrisana -- 169th St / 8th St Union Ave"
Gallery Label: 
Geis' Farm was located at what is now Union Avenue and 169th Street, 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