Study of the Claremont Inn, Riverside Park, New York City, with Architectural Details; verso sketch of the same

Object Number: 
X.458
Medium: 
Graphite on gray green paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. ( 17.5 x 24.8 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscribed: at top right: "Claremont. Apl 18, 1878 (Good Friday)"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right in graphite: "Claremont. Apl. 18th. 1878. (Good Friday)"; color annotations throughout
Description: 
Architecture
Gallery Label: 
Claremont Inn, originally a private residence and later a public restaurant, was located on Riverside Drive on the line of West 126th Street, New York City, north of the present location of Grant's tomb. The inn was destoyed by fire in 1951.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group