Corner of Wall and Nassau Streets in 1854, New York City

Object Number: 
1945.597
Date: 
c. 1890s
Medium: 
Black ink on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. ( 18.1 x 27 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower right: "North West corner of/Wall and Nassau/Old Evening Express Building/1854"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in black ink: "North West corner of / Wall and Nassau / Old Evening Express Building / 1854"
Description: 
Cityscape: The Evening Express building is in the center of this sketch. Anstice's Book Store is at the corner, and Oliver Halsted's Law Book Store is at the right.
Gallery Label: 
This is a black-and-white version of another drawing by Wallace with the same title (1945.597).
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group