Broadway Looking North from Worth Street, New York City

Broadway Looking North from Worth Street, New York City
Title
Broadway Looking North from Worth Street, New York City
Date 
c. 1879
Medium 
Black ink, white gouache, and graphite on card
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 13 in. ( 23.5 x 33 cm ) mat: 14 1/8 x 17 1/8 in. ( 35.9 x 43.5 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Emil Herman Sauer
Object Number 
1917.11
Marks 
inscription: verso: "Broadway North" inscription: verso: "Broadway notrh from Worth St ca. 1879"
Inscriptions 
Various publication notations on the verso of card
Gallery Label 
The original drawing was copied from a photograph taken from the roof of the New York Life Insurance Company Building at the corner of Leonard Street. It was published by Magnus as one of his "100 Letter-head Paintings of New York" and "48 Note Size Views" for sale by stationers and booksellers (copy in Print Room, N-YHS). Grace Church on Broadway near 10th Street is seen in the far distance.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group