Crow's Nest on the Hudson River, New York; verso: fragmentary landscape sketch

Crow's Nest on the Hudson River, New York; verso: fragmentary landscape sketch
Title
Crow's Nest on the Hudson River, New York; verso: fragmentary landscape sketch
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 18 7/8 in. ( 30.2 x 47.9 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
Object Number 
1923.115
Marks 
signed: verso: "Drawn by John W. Hill (Hudson River)"
Inscriptions 
Verso inscribed and signed vertically at right in graphite: "Drawn by John W. Hill (Hudson River)"
Gallery Label 
The title, Crow's Nest on the Hudson, was ascribed to this drawing because of a closely similar pen-and-ink sketch by John Henry Hill (q.v.) from an original by John William Hill. See J.H. Hill, John William Hill: An Artist's Memorial (1888), p.7.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group