The Glory that was Gotham, from the Series "59th Street Drawings"

Object Number: 
1976.13.35
Date: 
c. 1945-46
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash over graphite on paper, mounted on album page
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 10 5/8 in. ( 20.3 x 27 cm ) portfolio: 16 x 13 1/4 x 2 in. ( 40.6 x 33.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "Lionel S. Reiss" inscription: lower right: "The Glory that was Gotham"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in black ink: "Lionel S. Reiss"; inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "The Glory that was Gotham"
Description: 
Cityscape details
Credit Line: 
Foster-Jarvis Fund, and contribution of Harry Goldberg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group