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South Side East 87th Street, Near Third Avenue, New York City

Object Number: 
Z.2016.12i
Date: 
1912
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper, laid on page in fragmentary album
Dimensions: 
image size: 5 3/4 x 7 7/8 in. ( 14.6 x 20 cm ) mounted: 10 3/4 x 9 1/4 in. ( 27.3 x 23.5 cm )
Marks: 
dated: lower left: "AUG 19-12." inscribed in ink: lower center: "S.S. EAST 87th ST. NEAR THIRD AV. / BUILDINGS TORN DOWN FOR THEATRE." inscribed in pencil: below image: "X YORKVILLE THEATRE 86 ST WITH TANK. Y.M.C.A."
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in black ink over graphite: "AUG 19-12."; at lower center: "S.S. EAST 87th ST. NEAR THIRD AV. / BUILDINGS TORN DOWN FOR THEATRE."; below at leftt on page in graphite: "YORKVILLE THEATRE 86 ST WITH TANK."; at lower right: "Y.M.C.A."
Description: 
Cityscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel E. Rile
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group