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View in Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx, New York

Object Number: 
1982.103
Date: 
c. 1916
Medium: 
Black crayon on buff paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 5 15/16 in. (12.1 x 15.1 cm) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in black ink: "OFB[monogram]"; below: "Van Cortland Park S. 15-16 N.SW."; verso inscribed along upper border in graphite, red and orange crayon, and black ink: "Van Cortland Park for 'Oaks Pond' Bluffs / # 3 / clear / c
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left in black ink: "OFB[monogram]"; below: "Van Cortland Park S. 15-16 N.SW."; verso inscribed along upper border in graphite, red and orange crayon, and black ink: "Van Cortland Park for 'Oaks Pond' Bluffs / # 3 / clear / clouds put blue shadows over / distant woods-hill / green foliage more yellowish in fore / ' ' ' bluish ' dist / ' ' ' ' in haze / ' ' ' ' ' shado / dK shadows total + pure local color {Böklin) V5 / lt hazes ' + ' small ' ' (Turner)"
Description: 
Cityscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Feld
Provenance: 
Robert Bluemner, 1968; Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Feld, New York City
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group