Rural Scene with Sunset

Object Number: 
1981.8
Date: 
1792
Medium: 
Black ink and wash with touches of scratching out on paper, laid on paper, glued on a stretcher
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/16 x 12 1/2 in. ( 20.5 x 31.8 cm ) Framed: 14 3/4 × 20 1/4 × 3/4 in. (37.5 × 51.4 × 1.9 cm)
Marks: 
inscriptions: Title and date, lower right.
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in black ink: "Jno VanderLyn Fecit / August 18th 1792."
Description: 
signed "Jn. VanderLyn Fecit/ August 18th 1792."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Rodman C. Rockefeller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group