Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

The Course of Empire: Destruction

Object Number: 
1858.4
Date: 
1833-1836
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Credit Line: 
Gift of The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group