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Post Office from the Corner of Liberty and Nassau Streets, New York City

Object Number: 
X.490
Date: 
1855
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. ( 15.6 x 20 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: upper right: "P[ost] O[ffice] from corner. Libery and Nassau Sts./Aug. Will, fec. 1855"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at upper right in black ink and graphite: "P.O. from cor. Liberty and Nassau Sts. / Aug Will fec. 1855. / No 86"; verso inscribed and signed at upper center in black crayon: "NY -- P.O / PO Cor Liberty and Nassau Str / Aug Will del / 1855."
Gallery Label: 
Will made this sketch during the period in which the Middle Reform Dutch Church, Nassau Street, N.Y.C., was occupied by the U.S. Post Office.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group