Watercolor depicts the painter's wife, Henriette Wyeth Hurd, and her nephew, John Denys McCoy, from behind, sitting side by side on a patch of grass. There is a pencil sketch on the verso of a person from behind wearing shorts with right arm raised. Identification on verso (handwritten): H.W.H. & Denys McCoy by Peter Hurd.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560