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Steamboat "Sleepy Hollow"

Object Number: 
19th century
Oil on canvas (relined)
Overall: 19 x 47 in. ( 48.3 x 119.4 cm )
Gallery Label: 
In 1919 George Washington Murdock, Hudson River steamboat collector and historian, repainted Bard's oil and substituted the name Long Branch in place of the original Sleepy Hollow. The name Long Branch was removed at the time of cleaning and restoration in 1969.
Credit Line: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group