The Cottage

Object Number: 
1953.203
Date: 
1813
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and black and brown ink on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 8 1/4 in. ( 17.1 x 21 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left, ink: "1813. Le cottage"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "1813 Le Cottage"
Description: 
Architecture
Gallery Label: 
This cottage is believed to be the one occupied by the de Neuvilles near New Brunswick, New Jersey, as it fits the description given in the baron's memoirs.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Provenance: 
De Neuville family, France; E. De Vries, Paris, 1928; Columbia University Press Book Store, NYC, 1929; Old Print Shop, NYC, 1953
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group