Vignettes in Three Connected Circles: First Presbyterian Church on Wall Street in 1718; Lutheran Church on Broadway, Burned in 1776; Synagogue on South William Street, New York City

Object Number: 
Z.3677.1
Date: 
ca. 1867
Medium: 
Watercolor and black ink over graphite, with gold metallic pigment, on heavy beige paper with gold upper edge
Dimensions: 
Sheet (irregular): 11 5/16 x 7 1/2 in. (28.7 x 19.1 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center outside framing lines in black ink: "FACSIMILLIED FROM [David] GRIM'S DRAWINGS."; numbered in graphite at lower right: "42".
Description: 
One of a group of watercolor and ink wash drawings of Old New York, some after engravings, drawings, or prints, found in a gold-tooled green leather over wood folder, with marbleized end papers and a printed bookplate, featureing a putto and inscribed "EX LIBRIS / Charlotte Greenough".
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group