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Sun near Setting. Jersey City from New York City

Object Number: 
1947.498
Date: 
1830s-40s
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, selective glazing, gouache, and scratching-out on paper laid on buff card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/8 x 13 5/8 in. ( 21.3 x 34.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: above picture: "SUN near SETTING" inscription: below picture: "JERSEY CITY from New York City"
Inscriptions: 
Card inscribed above in brown watercolor: "SUN near SETTING."; below: "JERSEY CITY from NEW YORK CITY."
Description: 
Seascape
Gallery Label: 
This watercolor is one of Harvey's different epochs of the day, ca. 1830s-40s. According to the artist, the view was taken from the foot of Cortlandt Street, looking west across the Hudson River.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles E. Dunlap
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group