Old House, Park Avenue at 93rd Street, New York City
Graphite on paper
Overall: 5 1/2 x 6 7/8 in. ( 14 x 17.5 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
inscription: lower left: "Sketched in 1913"
Inscribed along lower edge in graphite: "Sketched on 1913 / Brick below / wood above / Sketch of / Old house corner 93d St. and Park Av. New York City / Said to have been built for General Windfield Scott, / in 1850. / but very doubtful"
This spacious nineteenth-century Greek Revival house was said, according to Wallace's note, to have been built for General Winfield Scott.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
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