View of the Bay of New York from the Battery, New York City: Study for an Aquatint

Object Number: 
1962.23
Date: 
c. 1844
Medium: 
Watercolor and graphite with scratching out on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/2 x 17 3/8 in. ( 29.2 x 44.1 cm )
Marks: 
Signed: at lower right: "Bennett, fecit." Inscribed: on reverse, in ink: "Governor's Island."
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Bennett fecit"; verso inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "Governors Island"
Credit Line: 
Abbott-Lenox Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group