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A Street in Owego, New York

Object Number: 
1953.225
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 )
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. --"
Description: 
Townscape
Gallery Label: 
This is the earliest known view of Owego on the Susquehanna River in Tioga County, New York, near the Pennsylvania border.
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