Floor Closure

The second floor of the Museum will be closed Saturday, December 16.

Martin Johnson Heade (1819–1904)
Storm Clouds over the Marshes, ca. 1871–75
Oil on canvas
13 1/8 × 24 1/4 × 1 3/8 in.
Collection of Arthur and Eileen Newman, Bequest of Eileen Newman, 2015.33.7
Photography, Glenn Castellano, Courtesy of the New-York Historical Society

Jasper Francis Cropsey (1823–1900)
Wickham Pond and Sugar Loaf Mountain, Orange County, 1876
Oil on canvas
32 1/8 in. × 40 in. × 1 1/4 in
Collection of Arthur and Eileen Newman, Bequest of Eileen Newman, 2015.33.9
Photography, Glenn Castellano, Courtesy of the New-York Historical Society
 

Frederic Edwin Church (1826–1900)
Home by the Lake, 1852
Oil on canvas
26 1/2 × 40 1/2 × 1 1/8 in.
Collection of Arthur and Eileen Newman, Bequest of Eileen Newman , 2015.33.13
Photography, Glenn Castellano, Courtesy of the New-York Historical Society

William Guy Wall (1792–after 1864)
Preparatory Study for Plate 19 of “The Hudson River Portfolio”: View of the Palisades, New Jersey, 1820
Watercolor, graphite, and scratching out with touches of gouache on paper, laid on card
Gift of John Austin Stevens, 1903.13

William Guy Wall (1792–after 1864)
Preparatory Study for Plate 10 of “The Hudson River Portfolio”: View Near Fort Edward, New York, 1820
Watercolor, scratching out, selective glazing, and touches of gouache and black ink on paper, laid on card, laid on canvas
James B. Wilbur Fund, 1941.1119

Samuel Hollyer (artist and engraver)
Tontine Coffee House, 1796
Line engraving.
From Samuel Hollyer’s Old New York Views (1901 - 1912)
New-York Historical Society Library

James Sharples Sr. ( 1751–1811)
Portrait of Leonard Bleecker (1755–1844), ca. 1796-1801
Pastel on paper, 9 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.
New-York Historical Society Museum

Archibald Robertson (artist)
View up Wall Street, ca. 1798
Watercolor, black ink, and graphite on paper
New-York Historical Society Museum
 

Thomas Jefferson
Declaration of Independence, manuscript copy, 1776
Collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society

Thomas Jefferson
Monticello, first floor plan of the second version, 1796-1797
Collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society

Thomas Jefferson
Letter to John Adams, March 25, 1826
Adams Family Papers, Collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society

John James Audubon (1785–1851)
Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias), Study for Havell pl. 211, 1821; 1834
Watercolor, oil, pastel, graphite, gouache, black ink, and collage on paper, laid on card; 36 3/16 x 25 3/8 in.
Purchased for the New-York Historical Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon

Unidentified sixteenth-century avian artist
Western Purple Swamphen (Porphyrio porphyrio), Adult, ca. 1555–81
Watercolor, gouache, white lead pigment, with selective glazing and touches of black ink over traces of black chalk on ivory paper; 15 1/2 x 11 3/8 in., irregular
Gift of Nathaniel H. Bishop, New-York Historical Society, 1889.10.1.48

John James Audubon (1785–1851)
Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus), Study for Havell pl. 111, ca. 1824–29
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card; 37 7/8 x 25 3/16 in.
Purchased for the New-York Historical Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon, 1863.17.111
 

Pierre Vase called Eskrich (ca. 1520–after 1590)
Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius), ca. 1548–55
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and white lead pigment on ivory paper, laid on paper; 9 5/8 x 8 3/8 in., irregular
Gift of Nathaniel H. Bishop, New-York Historical Society, 1889.10.2.37

Creative: Tronvig Group