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View of a Hilltop Town with a Boat on a River

Object Number: 
Watercolor and gouache on blue paper, from a disassembled album
Overall: 4 15/16 x 7 3/8 in. ( 12.5 x 18.7 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
inscription: on back: "T. H. Hotchkiss / Italy"
Verso inscribed at upper left in graphite: "T.H. Hotchkiss / Italy"
Gallery Label: 
The album in which this sketch was received is inscribed on the flyleaf, "Sketches made by/Thomas H. Hotchkiss/Rome, Italy." Hotchkiss and Lucy Durand Woodman, the mother of Nora D. Woodman, were friends; moreover, similar inscriptions appear on other items presented by Miss Woodman to the Society. She is therefore assumed to be the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Nora Durand Woodman
Estate of Thomas Hiram Hotchkiss; Asher B. durand and Family; Lucy Durand Woodman, Orange, New Jersey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group