'The Old Grapevine" Tavern, Sixth Avenue at 11th Street, New York City
Graphite and watercolor on paper
Overall: 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. ( 10.8 x 14 cm )
mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Architecture: The building depicted stood at the southeast corner of Sixth Avenue and 11th Street. At the left a part of the second "Beth Haim" (House of Rest) Jewish cemetery is visible.
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Inscribed along lower border in graphite: "'The Old Grapevine' / windows on front too narrow / time 230 p.m. Jan 23 -- / The Old Vinyard / Cor 9th St and 6th Av. N.Y. 1911"; at upper right: "Tall house"
inscriptions: Lower right: Old Grapevine, bottom center: The Old Vineyard, cor. 9th st. and 6th Ave., N.Y., 1911
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