Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will close at 3pm on November 26 and remain closed through November 27. For details, please visit our calendar.

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Title Related People Date Object Number
"The Blockade of Mobile -- Chasing a Blockade Runner at Night": Illustration for "Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper" (21 May 1864); verso: sketch
1864
1945.580.8
"The Declaration of Independence" after John Trumbull: Preparatory Drawing for the Engraving
1820
X.500
"The Domino", Sketch of a Woman in a Mask
1880s
1935.85.3.55
"The French Hold-up": Illustration for the Essay "Star of Hope"
ca. 1940-1942
2009.37
"The Funeral--Catafalque at Springfield, Illinois," President Abraham Lincoln's Funeral in the Capitol: Illustration for Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper (June 10, 1865)
1865
1945.580.51
"The Voices of the Woods", A Woman with a Violin (Study for "Studying The Voices of Nature")
1880s
1935.85.3.30
"View of the City and Harbor of New York Taken from Mount Pitt, The Seat of John R. Livingston, Esqre.": Preparatory Drawing for the Etching
1794
1909.45
"View Opposite My Balcony" (Lungarno Corsini with the Ponte Santa Trinita), Florence Italy
1842
1956.72
"Washington as Commander-in-Chief": Design for a Proposed Statuary Group, Washington Memorial Arch, New York City
c. 1890
1924.153
"Washington as President": Design for a Proposed Statuary Group, Washington Memorial Arch, New York City
c. 1890
1924.152
Creative: Tronvig Group