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West Farms Road, Westchester County, New York

West Farms Road, Westchester County, New York
Title
West Farms Road, Westchester County, New York
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 )
Description 
Landscape
Credit Line 
Gift of Grace Miller Carlock, granddaughter of the artist
Object Number 
1950.393
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."
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group