Sun near Setting. Jersey City from New York City
Watercolor, graphite, selective glazing, gouache, and scratching-out on paper laid on buff card
Overall: 8 3/8 x 13 5/8 in. ( 21.3 x 34.6 cm )
inscription: above picture: "SUN near SETTING" inscription: below picture: "JERSEY CITY from New York City"
Card inscribed above in brown watercolor: "SUN near SETTING."; below: "JERSEY CITY from NEW YORK CITY."
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.
Gift of Charles E. Dunlap
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