Bowling Green, New York City

Bowling Green, New York City
Bowling Green, New York City
Bowling Green, New York City
Bowling Green, New York City
Title
Bowling Green, New York City
Date 
1868
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 33 x 48 1/4 in. ( 83.8 x 122.6 cm )
Description 
Panoramic scene of Bowling Green from a street in front showing the buildings on either side of the circular green; horse-drawn carriages including the 'Broadway South Ferry' and pedestrians around its perimeter; the green itself bordered by an iron fence; willow trees and a fountain within.
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1910.8
Marks 
Signature and date: lower left: "D SEPT 1868" Inscription: Verso: "BOWLING GREEN. A SKETCH / DAVID JOHNSON 1868"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group