View of Spuyten Duyvil Creek and Inwood Hill, New York City

Object Number: 
1944.429
Date: 
1902
Medium: 
Watercolor and graphite on heavy watercolor paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 14 7/8 in. ( 27.9 x 37.8 cm ) mat: 16 x 22 in. ( 40.6 x 55.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "W. H. W." inscription: lower left: "Spuyten Duyvil Creek, June 1902"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in red watercolor: "WHW"; inscribed at lower left: "Spuyten Duyvel / Creek June 1902"
Description: 
Cityscape: This view is south from Spuyten Duyvil on the Bronx shore across the old creek and the Harlem Ship Canal. The little cottage and the great tulip tree at the old Indian village site in Inwood Park are seen in the distance.
Credit Line: 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group