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Wrecked Boat North River and 73rd Street, New York City

Object Number: 
1955.124
Date: 
1880
Medium: 
Graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. ( 14 x 21.6 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "Old Centre Board B[oa]t wreck in sand/73rd St. North River/May 4th 1880"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Sand pile grey / Old centre Board Bt wreck in sand / 73d St North River. touches of bluish grey top of timbers. / May 4th 1880"; various annotations in wreck
Description: 
Marine detail
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group