Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia

Episcopal Cemetery, Philadelphia

1850s
Antonio Zeno Shindler (American (born in Bulgaria?), 1823–1899)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 641, fig 137

Dimensions

Sheet (rounded/cut corners): 33.8 x 44.1 cm (13 5/16 x 17 3/8 in.) Framed: 54.3 x 64.8 cm (21 3/8 x 25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.3872

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Tomb with Doric porch left in memory of/ Alfred Theodore Miller; walk center, leading through gravestones and monuments to Gothic chapel.

Inscription

Signed lower left in opaque white: ZS (in monogram). Inscribed center left in gray wash: IN MEMORY OF / ALFRED THEODORE MILLER / son of / MATTHEW T. AND CAROLINE MILLER

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA Dec. 14, 1950

Credit Line

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