Squatter's House, Sixth Avenue and 55th Street, New York City

Object Number: 
1927.106
Date: 
1880
Medium: 
Oil on prepared paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 6 3/8 in. ( 14 x 16.2 cm ) mat: 10 x 13 7/8 in. ( 25.4 x 35.2 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "E. M. Thomas"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in black oil: "E.M. Thomas"
Description: 
Architecture
Gallery Label: 
The house pictured stood on the high rocky ground at the soutwest corner of Sixth Avenue and 55th Street. In 1885 the New York Athletic Club stood on the site. The date is cited from a label on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Adele Thomas Boyd
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group