A Street in Owego, New York

A Street in Owego, New York
Title
A Street in Owego, New York
Date 
1808
Medium 
Graphite and gray wash on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 3/8 x 12 5/16 in. ( 18.7 x 31.3 cm )
Description 
Townscape
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1953.225
Marks 
inscription: lower right, in ink: "owego village-Sur la Susquehannah(sic)-17 8bre 1808"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "owego-village -- Sur la Susquehannah[sic] -- 17 8bre 1808. --"
Gallery Label 
This is the earliest known view of Owego on the Susquehanna River in Tioga County, New York, near the Pennsylvania border.
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