Looking down the Hudson, Union Hill

1861
William Rickarby Miller (American, 1818–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 556

Dimensions

Oval: 40.6 x 33 cm (16 x 13 in.) Sheet: 49.5 x 37.6 cm (19 1/2 x 14 13/16 in.) (Rough edges)

Accession Number

55.779

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor in oval on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Couple in foreground on rocky path; tall trees left and right. Wooded point in distance, center, and town on further shore.

Inscription

LL in pen: title and Sep 1861.; on rocks at bottom: W.R. Miller / 1861. and N. Y. Notes in margin in graphite

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875