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Old Beech House, New York City

Object Number: 
1905.309
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, gouache, and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. ( 26.7 x 23.5 cm ) mat: 14 x 10 in. ( 35.6 x 25.4 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "L. Oram, 98" inscription: center: "Old Beech House"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed and signed at lower right inside image in black ink: "L. ORAM. 98."; at lower center outside image: "THE OLD BEECH HOUSE."; along lower left edge outside image in graphite: "Cor of Cedar and Greenwich st in 1879 torn down 1878"
Description: 
Architecture
Gallery Label: 
This building stood at the northeast corner of Greenwich and Cedar streets, New York. A pencil note at the bottom states that the building, which was demolished in 1878, appears as it did in 1870.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel Parish, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group