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Blarney Castle, near Cork, Ireland

Blarney Castle, near Cork, Ireland
Title
Blarney Castle, near Cork, Ireland
Date 
1884
Medium 
Black ink and wash and graphite on green paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 15 x 10 3/4 in. ( 38.1 x 27.3 cm )
Description 
Architecture/landscape
Credit Line 
Gift of Grace Miller Carlock, granddaughter of the artist
Object Number 
1950.400
Marks 
signature and date: lower right: "Wm. R. Miller 1884" inscription: upper: "No [blank] 1000 Gems/(No [?] Series)/"Blarney Castle nr Cork, Ireland"/Composed April 25th 1884/10 1/2 x 8--20 x 16"
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower right inside image in black ink: "Wm. R. Miller 1884"; inscribed at lower left inside image: "No"; at upper center outside image in black ink over graphite: "No 1000 Gems. / (No Diaz Series) / 'A Blarney Castle nr Cork, Ireland' / (Composed April 25th 1884. / 10 1/2 x 8 = 20 x 16."; various annotations outside image
Gallery Label 
Intended for the 1,000 Gems of American landscape.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group