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Sunrise on the Bergan Canal

William Rickarby Miller

American Art

MEDIUM Pen, ink and wash on paper
DATES July 25, 1887
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 9 7/16 x 12 1/2 in. (24 x 31.8 cm) Image: 6 x 10 in. (15.2 x 25.4 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Signed and dated at lower left of image: "Wm R. Miller 1887. July 25th"
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed at top center of sheet in pen: "No 1000 Gems. / (companion to Sunset) / 'Sunrise on the Bergan [sic] Canal, Greenville. N.Y.' / Composed July 25th 1887. / 10 x 6." Instructions to engraver inscribed along bottom edge of image, at left: "Raise this side [here?] 1/8th. in. and [up to here crossed out] 1/8th. [down ?] to correct mistake made. Sky small pastel for basis." and at right, in graphite, "x left side [?] 1/8th this way"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Dick S. Ramsay Fund
RIGHTS STATEMENT No known copyright restrictions
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CAPTION William Rickarby Miller (American, 1818-1893). Sunrise on the Bergan Canal, July 25, 1887. Pen, ink and wash on paper, Sheet: 9 7/16 x 12 1/2 in. (24 x 31.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 47.7.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.47.7.2.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.47.7.2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 4/23/2008
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William Rickarby Miller (American, 1818-1893). <em>Sunrise on the Bergan Canal</em>, July 25, 1887. Pen, ink and wash on paper, Sheet: 9 7/16 x 12 1/2 in. (24 x 31.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 47.7.2 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.47.7.2.jpg)