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Metropolitan Elevated Railroad: Design for a Card Showing the Sixth Avenue Elevated Station at 23rd Street, New York City

Object Number: 
1956.52
Date: 
1878-1939
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite on paper, laid on thin board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 14 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed along upper edge in gouache: "METROPOLITAN ELEVATED RAILROAD"; below at left and right are lists of stations
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edgar J. Nathan, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group