Residence of Dr. John Wakefield Francis, New York City
Watercolor, graphite, and black ink on paper
Overall: 5 x 3 1/2 in. ( 12.7 x 8.9 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
inscription: lower center: "Residence of Dr. Francis/No.1 Bond St."
Inscribed below image in black ink: "RESIDENCE of DR FRANCIS. / NO 1 BOND ST."; below label with no. 2108
John Wakefield Francis, M.D. (1789-1861), a noted doctor, teacher, and author, was librarian of The New-York Historical Society from 1812 to 1818 and its corresponding secretary in 1817 and 1818.
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