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View of New York Harbor

Object Number: 
1981.6
Date: 
c. 1860
Medium: 
Oil on linen
Dimensions: 
canvas: 26 1/4 x 36 1/8 in. ( 66.7 x 91.8 cm ) frame: 32 x 42 in. ( 81.3 x 106.7 cm )
Description: 
View of New York Harbor from Booklyn Heights showing Manhattan from Trinity Church to Castle Garden, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, Governor's Island, Staten Island and Jersey Shore.
Gallery Label: 
View of New York Harbor from Booklyn Heights showing Manhattan from Castle Garden to Trinity Church, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn Governor's Island, Staten Island and Jersey Shore.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, Thomas Jefferson Bryan Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group