Black ink and wash and graphite on paper
Overall: 6 1/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 15.6 x 11.4 cm )
mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
inscriptions: Bottom, center: The Pewter Mug the day after it was un(?)/ Sept.8, 1861. On reverse, in pencil: The tree in the rear came from the farm of Gen. Andrew Jackson, and formerly stood on the site of Frenchs Hotel on the opposite side of the St.
Inscribed along lower edge in black ink: "The Pewter Mug -- the day after is was un[illegible] ed / Sept. 8th. 1861"; verso inscribed at upper center in graphite: "The Tree in the rear came from the farm of / Genl.Andrew Jackson and formerly stood on / the site of Frenchs Hotel on the opposite / side of the street."; repeated below
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
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