Training Ship Granite State, Hudson River, New York City

Object Number: 
1915.32
Date: 
c. 1900-10
Medium: 
Oil or casein on paper, mounted on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 10 in. ( 17.8 x 25.4 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "V. Wilbour"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in brown oil: "V.Wilbour"; verso inscribed
Gallery Label: 
The naval training ship Granite State was originally comissioned in 1818 as the United States frigate New Hampshire. It was moored in the Hudson River at the foot of 97th Street, and on May 23, 1921, was burned to the water's edge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Victor Wilbour
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group