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Pylon of the Old Reservoir, Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York City

Object Number: 
1915.72
Date: 
c. 1900-10
Medium: 
Crayon on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. ( 28.6 x 43.8 cm ) mat: 16 x 22 in. ( 40.6 x 55.9 cm )
Marks: 
signed: lower right: "V. Wilbour"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in black crayon: "V. Wilbour"; verso inscribed at center in graphite: "Pylon, Old Reservoir, 5th Ave & 42 St. / By Victor Wilbour"
Description: 
Architecture: This shows the Egyptian motif of the distributing reservoir on Fifth Avenue between 40th and 42nd streets.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Victor Wilbour
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group