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John Brosnan's Bar, 151 Fulton Street, New York City

Object Number: 
1945.550
Date: 
1908
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and touches of black ink on paper, laid on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 26 x 17.1 cm ) mat: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. ( 48.9 x 36.2 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "W. H. W" inscription: lower right: "An old Bar Fulton St NY near Broadway/on the second Floor was (1853) a Club"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in brown watercolor: "WHW"; board inscribed at lower right in graphite: "An old Bar on Fulton St N.Y. near Broadway -- / on the Second Floor was (1853) a club room much / frequented by Garibaldi the Italian patriot"
Description: 
Architecture
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group