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Steamboat Wharf, Battery Place, New York City: Study for Plate 5B of "Bourne's Views of New York"

Object Number: 
1881.11
Date: 
c. 1831
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash, gray wash, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 7 x 8.9 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscribed: on reverse, in ink: "North River at Battery"
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed vertically along left margin in brown ink: "North View at Battery"
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Stephen Whitney Phoenix
Provenance: 
Library of William J. Davis, New York, 1844-65; Sold Bangs, Merwin & Co., April 17, 1865, Lot 1739.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group