Corner of Pine Street and Broadway in 1847, New York City

Object Number: 
1945.592
Date: 
c. 1890s
Medium: 
Black ink and wash, black crayon, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 11 7/8 in. ( 25.4 x 30.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower center: "Corner of Pine Street and Broadway, 1847. Trinity Church"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center outside image in black ink and graphite: "Corner of Pine Street and Broadway 1847 Trinity Church"; verso inscribed and signed: "Corner of Pine St and Broadway / about 1847. / Drawn by W.H.W. from an Old Sketch / Trinity Church."
Description: 
Cityscape: In this view Trinity Church is in the distance and Sutphen & Co., No 1 Pine Street, is at left
Gallery Label: 
This odd-angled and undated rendition was drawn "from an old sketch."
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group