West Farms Road, Westchester County, New York

Object Number: 
1950.393
Date: 
1884
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on gray-green paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 10 3/4 in. ( 38.1 x 27.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm. R. Miller, 1884" inscription: upper: "No [blank] 1000 Gems/(On the old West Farms road)/"A Westchester Lane Scene"/Composed April 15th 1884/10 x 7--20 x 14"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left inside image in black ink: "Wm. R. Miller 1884"; inscribed at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "No 1000 Gems. / (On the old West Farms road) / 'Westchester Lane Scene.' / Composed Apriil 15th 1884. / 10 x 7 = 10 x 14."
Description: 
Landscape
Gallery Label: 
Intended for the 1,000 Gems of American landscape. West Farms Road is now in the Borough of the Bronx, New York City, formerly part of Westchester County.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Grace Miller Carlock, granddaughter of the artist
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group