View of Catharine Street Toward Catharine Slip with the Brooklyn Bridge, New York City

Object Number: 
1918.54
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on watercolor paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 11 5/8 in. ( 25.4 x 29.5 cm ) mat: 18 x 24 in. ( 45.7 x 61 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "L. C. Vogt"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in blue watercolor: "L. C. Vogt."; verso
Description: 
Cityscape: This is a view east from Hamilton Street (now obliterated) toward Catharine Slip and the East River. The Brooklyn Bridge is in the distance.
Gallery Label: 
The area depicted in this view is now occupied by Knickerbocker Village and Alfred E. Smith housing project.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group