Copy of the Howdell-Canot Southeast View of New York City in 1768

Object Number: 
1945.571
Date: 
c. 1890s
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/4 x 15 5/8 in. ( 27.3 x 39.7 cm ) mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "New York 1768/Copied from the print/by T.Canot By W. H. W."
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower left in black ink: "New York 1768 / Copied from the print / by T.Canot by WHW"; at lower left outside image in graphite: "Copied from T. Canot's Palm Tree Print 1768 -- New York from the Northward -- King's College -- Trinity Church"
Description: 
Cityscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Harry Shaw Newman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group