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Tombstone of Fitz-Greene Halleck (1790-1867), Guilford, Connecticut?

Object Number: 
X.460
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Watercolor and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/8 x 7 1/4 in. ( 23.8 x 18.4 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed and dated, lower left: Hosier, May 1878
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left outside image in graphite: "Hosier May 1878"
Gallery Label: 
Fitz-Greene Halleck (1790-1867), poet and author of Fanny and Young America, died in Guilford, Connecticut, where a monument was erected at his grave.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group