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Old House on 87th Street Near Park Avenue, New York City, in 1872

Object Number: 
Z.2016.1f
Date: 
1910
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper, laid on page in fragmentary album
Dimensions: 
image size: 5 1/2 x 4 1/8 in. ( 14 x 10.5 cm ) mounted: 10 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. ( 27.3 x 23.5 cm )
Marks: 
dated: lower left: "APRIL, 4-10" inscribed in ink: on obverse: "OLD HOUSE IN 87th ST. NEAR. / PARK AV. IN 1882- / J. C. SAUNDERS, OWNER." inscribed in pencil: on obverse: "ORIGINAL."
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in black ink: "EAST 84th ST. NEAR SECOND AV. S. S."; at lower right in black ink over graphite: "FEB. 14 - 10."; below left on page: "TORN DOWN IN 1911." below right on page:: "ORIGINAL"
Description: 
Cityscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel E. Rile
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group