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First Merchants' Exchange, New York (elevation of main façade)

Artist:
Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)
Architect:
Designed by Josiah R. Brady (American, ca. 1760–1832)
Architect:
Designed by Martin Euclid Thompson (American, 1786–1877 Glen Cove, New York)
Date:
probably 1826
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink over graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (21.6 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Edward W. C. Arnold Collection of New York Prints, Maps and Pictures, Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold, 1954
Accession Number:
54.90.137
Not on view
Inscription: Below in ink: "Exchange/ J. R. Brady archt."; below in graphie, now partially erased: "Drawing by Davis, 1826"
Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, John K. Howat Art and the Empire City ex. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven, 2000, cat. no. 74, fig. no. 74, p. 426, ill.



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