Garraway's Coffee House, Exchange Alley, New York City

Object Number: 
1945.554
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and black ink on paper laid on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 8 7/8 in. ( 18.4 x 22.5 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "W. H. W."
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left inside image in graphite: "WH.W."; signed on card at lower right: "W.H.W"; inscribed at lower left on card "Garraways Coffee House in Exchange Alley / This is the original building but the lower / story front has been somewhat changed -- / Building now gone --"
Gallery Label: 
A note by the artist states that this is the original building but that the lower part "has been somewhat changed." The building is now gone.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group