Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

View of the Evening Post Building, Corner of Liberty and Nassau Streets, New York City

Object Number: 
1917.36
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, black ink and touches of white gouache on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. ( 32.4 x 24.4 cm ) mat: 18 x 14 in. ( 45.7 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "Liberty & Nassau Sts 1830"; along lower edge: "During the Civil War the bulletin Board, which hung on the corner / announced all the great Victoires & Defeats. / Evening Post formerly occupied a portion of the Present site of the Fourth National Bank"
Description: 
Architecture
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group