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The Harbor of New York, from the Brooklyn Bridge Tower – Looking South-West

Publisher:
Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
Date:
ca. 1883–86
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph with gum arabic
Dimensions:
image: 8 15/16 x 12 15/16 in. (22.7 x 32.9 cm) sheet: 10 15/16 x 13 7/8 in. (27.8 x 35.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Bequest of Adele S. Colgate, 1962
Accession Number:
63.550.132
Not on view
Signature: in stone, below image at left and right: "Published by Currier & Ives / 115 Nassau St. New York"

Inscription: below image: "Red Hook Point / Staten Isl. / Governor's Isd. / Ellis Isd. / Bedloes Isd. / East River / Hudson River / Jersey City / Hoboken"
Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
Peters, Currier & Ives 4012; Conningham 1970, 2726; Gale 2953
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 4012.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 2726.

Gale Research Company, Bernard F. Reilly Jr. Currier & Ives, A Catalogue Raisonné: A comprehensive catalogue of the lithographs of Nathaniel Currier, James Merritt Ives and Charles Currier, including ephemera associated with the firm, 1834-1907. 1984, cat. no. 2953.



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