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Teunis Somerindyke House, Harsenville, New York City

Object Number: 
1954.215
Date: 
1869
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 13 5/8 in. ( 26 x 34.6 cm ) mat: 10 3/4 x 14 1/8 in. ( 27.3 x 35.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower center: "The Somerindyke House/(Where Louis Philippe, King of the French, taught School) 3d June 1869/Bloomingdale"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "The Somerindyke House. / (Where Louis. Philippe, King of the French, Taught School.) 3d. June 1869. / (Bloomingdale)"
Description: 
Architecture: Harsenville, also known as Bloomingdale, was the area around Broadway between 66th and 73rd Streets.
Gallery Label: 
Tinnel's sketch should be compared with an almost identical view of the house taken by Eliza Greatorex in 1868 and published in 1875 in her Old New York from the Battery to Bloomingdale.
Credit Line: 
Fund?
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group