Inwood Hill, New York City

Object Number: 
1915.36
Date: 
c. 1905
Medium: 
Oil, encaustic, or casein on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 10 in. ( 17.8 x 25.4 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "V. W."
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in black ink "V.W."; verso inscribed in graphite at upper center in graphite: "Dyckman St. & Hudson River / about 1905"
Description: 
Cityscape: This is a view looking north from Fort Tryon Hill shows the old building of the Jewish Memorial Hospital north of Dyckman Street in what is now Inwood Hill Park near the Hudson River. At the top of Inwood Hill, at the right, is the spire of the Episcopal House of Mercy.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Victor Wilbour
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group