Flagstaff on the Battery, New York City

Object Number: 
X.487
Date: 
1883
Medium: 
Brown ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. (26 x 16.5 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed on accompanying sheet of paper in graphite: "Flag Staff on the Battery. Drawn 1883 by Henry Suydam in his 80th year. Mr. Suydam states that the building was removed about 1813"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group