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Winter Scene, Staten Island, New York

Object Number: 
1947.378
Date: 
1880
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, white gouache, and graphite on blue paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 14 7/8 in. ( 27.3 x 37.8 cm ) mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "Wm.R. Miller 1880" inscription: upper: "(No 6, Winter Scenes)/No [blank] 1000 Gems/"A Winter Scene, Staten Island"/Composed Novr. 25th 1880/12 x 7. Point 15 x 9"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left inside image in black ink: "Wm. R. Miller. 1880."; inscribed at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "(No 6. Winter Scene) / 'No 1000 Gems.' / 'A Winter Scene Staten Island.' / Composed Novr. 25th 1880. / 12 x 7. Paint 15 x 9."; various annotations inside image
Description: 
Genre/landscape
Gallery Label: 
Intended for the 1,000 Gems of American landscape.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriski
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group