View of Poughkeepsie, New York; verso: sketch of landscape with house

Object Number: 
1967.4
Date: 
1796
Medium: 
Black ink over traces of graphite on paper, formerly bound into a sketchbook; graphite
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. (22.2 x 29.2 cm)
Marks: 
inscription: lower center, ink: "Poughkeepsie" date: lower right, ink: "2d September 1796"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center outside image in black ink: "POUGHKEEPSIE."; at lower right outside image: "2d September 1796."
Credit Line: 
Abbott-Lenox Fund
Provenance: 
Louis P. Clover, Jr., Philadelphia; Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York City, 1967
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group