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Broken Ionic Column, from disassembled Cummings album

Object Number: 
1979.59
Date: 
1818
Medium: 
Watercolor over graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 x 4 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscription and date: lower left: "New York. 1818" inscription: lower left: "Earl."
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "New York. 1818."; signed below in graphite: "Earl."; various numbers in graphite in image
Description: 
Architecture detail
Gallery Label: 
This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group