Morris Dock, Harlem River

1879–81
William Rickarby Miller (American, 1818–1893)


Dimensions

Image: 23 x 18 cm (9 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.); Sheet: 31.2 x 27.1 cm (12 5/16 x 10 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1323

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink and wash on gray-green paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Below framing line: Morris Dock. Harlem River / 1879. Within image lower left: Put lower falls...more water at bottom.... At top: 9 1/2 x 7

Signed

Lower left: Wm. R . Miller 1879 (7 written over 8)

Provenance

By 1948, Charles D. Childs Gallery, Boston; 1948, sold by Childs Gallery to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875