Assorted Vignette Sketches

Object Number: 
1951.739f
Date: 
1841
Medium: 
Graphite on two sheets of beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 13 5/8 in. ( 27 x 34.6 cm ) mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "W. R. Miller/March 23, 1841"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in black ink: "W.R. Miller / March 23d. 1841"; inscribed along upper edge in graphite: "Very pleasing woodsy Scenery down betwixt Woot. and ...[?] / July 6th 1842"; various other annotations near images, including "Tues. near London"
Description: 
Marine details
Gallery Label: 
This is a series of interesting little thumbnail sketches, mostly of sailboats, and a few of people. One small study is inscribed: "Trees near London."
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Misses Margaret and Ellen Peters
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group