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Landscape with Carll's Mill on Pocantico Creek and the Old Dutch Church, Sleepy Hollow, New York

Object Number: 
1947.366
Date: 
1858
Medium: 
Graphite on brown paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 20 7/8 in. ( 38.1 x 53 cm ) mat: 22 x 28 in. ( 55.9 x 71.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed and dated, lower left: W.R. Miller, N.Y. 1858. STudy for Ben Bolt/3. Stanza 3.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "W. R. Miller . NY. 1858. Study for Ben Both / 3. Stanza 3."
Description: 
Architecture
Gallery Label: 
This is the old Dutch Church at Tarrytown, here better known as Sleepy Hollow. At the right Miller has included Carl's Mill on Pocantico Creek, of which the Society has an earlier watercolor rendering by Miller of 1851 (1951.417). The "Ben Bolt" of the inscription is a mid 19th century song.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriski
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group