Moonlight on the Bronx River, Fordham, New York

Object Number: 
1947.365
Date: 
1851
Medium: 
Graphite, white gouache, black pastel, glazing, and stumping on gray paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 1/4 x 18 1/2 in. ( 61.6 x 47 cm ) mat: 22 x 28 in. ( 55.9 x 71.1 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "W.R. Miller, New York/1 Perry Street 1851" inscription: lower left: "Moonlight on the Bronx River in Fordham, 1851/Study 20 x 16/No. 5"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "W. R. Miller. New York / 1 Perry Street 1851."; at lower left in graphite: "Moonlight. On the Bronx nr Fordham. 1851. / Study 20 x 16'; below in brown ink: "No 5."; at lower center: "(based on Water-colour Sketch No 8. Folio 2)"
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriski
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group