East Side of Nassau Street, Between Frankfort and Spruce Streets, New York City

East Side of Nassau Street, Between Frankfort and Spruce Streets, New York City
Title
East Side of Nassau Street, Between Frankfort and Spruce Streets, New York City
Medium 
Watercolor, black ink, graphite, and gouache on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. ( 31.8 x 45.1 cm ) mat: 15 7/8 x 21 7/8 in. ( 40.3 x 55.6 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Susie Cruikshank Snyder
Object Number 
1925.156
Marks 
inscriptions: not signed
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at upper left outside image in graphite: "NASSAU ST. & side from Frankfort to Spruce. / 166 164 162-60 158 156-4"; below image: "as it was 1840-41, except for designation of Tammany Hall as Lovejoy's Hotel, which is incorrect." verso inscribed at center: "The Sun: second site (1836-41). / 'Lovejoy's Hotel' is in error: Lovejoy's Hotel was then, as later, at 34 Park Row, S. corner of Beekman St."
Gallery Label 
The building at the left is Tammany Hall on the corner of Frankfort and Nassau Street. It was the first permanent "Wigwam" from 1812 to 1867, and was later occupied by the New York Sun. This block front is now occupied by Pace University.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group