Laura Keene's Theatre, Broadway near Bleecker, New York City
Black ink and wash over graphite on beige paper
Overall: 7 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. ( 19.4 x 24.4 cm )
signature: lower left: "W. H. W./1865"
Signed and inscribed at lower left in black ink: "W.H.W / 1865"; inscribed at lower right: "Laura Keens / Theatre / 1857 / Broadway / near / Bleeker St"
A note by the artist states that this drawing was made from a sketch done in 1860 and that it represents the theater as of 1857.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
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