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Landscape with Stone Wall and Building of the Bloomingdale Asylum for the Insane, Morningside Heights, New York City

Object Number: 
1910.41
Date: 
1870s
Medium: 
Graphite and white gouache on beige card, laid on larger card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 6 15/16 in. ( 9.5 x 17.6 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Lower left: Lunatic Asylum. Lower right: the wood north of L(unatic) Asylum.
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Lunatic Asylum"; at lower right: "The wood north of L. asylm."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Verplanck Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group