Landscape on the Grounds of Pelham Priory, New Rochelle, New York

Object Number: 
1999.9
Date: 
1854
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache and graphite with selective glazing on prepared paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 14 5/16 in. ( 25.4 x 36.4 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown watercolor over graphite: "W.R. Miller Del. / Morrisania, NY."; at lower right: "Pelham Priory NY. / New Rochelle. / Sept. 29th 1854."
Description: 
Landscape on the grounds of Pelham Priory with two large trees in the foreground; at the left a man walking, wearing a hat, carrying a walking stick in his right hand over his shoulder, a coat over his right arm; three cows grazing in the distant middle ground; a couple (man and woman) strolling in the background.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Miriam Godofsky
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group