Houses on Northeast Corner of Broome and Forsythe Street, New York, as they appeared in 1862

Object Number: 
Z.2016.19b
Date: 
1908
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper, laid on page in fragmentary album
Dimensions: 
image size: 5 1/4 x 8 7/8 in. ( 13.3 x 22.5 cm ) mounted: 9 x 10 3/4 in. ( 22.9 x 27.3 cm )
Marks: 
dated: lower right: "Nov. 6th / DEC. 1908." inscribed in pencil: lower right: "ORIGINAL." inscribed in ink/pencil: lower left and center: "114 / HOUSES ON N.E. CORNE[sic] of BROOME AND FORSYTHE STS. / AS THEY APPEARED IN 1862- / No. 114 IS WHERE WE LIVE
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in black ink, gray wash, and graphite: "HOUSES ON N.E. CORNE OF BROOME AND FORSYTHE. STS. / AS THEY APPEARED. IN. 1862 -- / No 114. IS WHERE WE LIVED IN 1850. / TORN DOWN IN 1910."; at lower right in black ink and graphite: "NOV. 6th / DEC. 1908. / ORIGINAL."
Description: 
Cityscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel E. Rile
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group