Portrait of a Fire Hydrant, Grammercy Park, New York

Object Number: 
2002.28
Date: 
1999
Medium: 
Pastel on light blue paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 5/8 x 19 1/4 in. (65.1 x 48.9 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Signed and dated at lower right in yellow pastel: "H. S. ORTHOFER 01"
Description: 
Drawing: Three-quarter view of the black fire hydrant with a yellow top, which is located on the southwest side of Gramercy Park at the intersection of 20th Street and Irving Place.
Gallery Label: 
The artist lives on Gramercy and frequently passes the subject.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John M. Kaiser
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group