View of the East River from Doctor's Hospital

Object Number: 
1953.36
Date: 
1944
Medium: 
Pastel on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/8 x 12 in. ( 23.8 x 30.5 cm ) mat: 13 3/4 x 15 3/4 in. ( 34.9 x 40 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower left: "E.C. Kind / '44"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in black pastel: "E.C. Kind / '44"
Gallery Label: 
This view from one of the upper windows of Doctors Hospital, East End Avenue of 87th Street, shows the river during a snow storm. Astoria, Queens is across the river, Carl Schurz Park is in the foreground, and the north end of Welfare (now Roosevelt) Island is in the river.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Fenwick Beekman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group