On Columbia Heights
Isabel Lydia Whitney
Oil on canvas
18 x 24 1/4 x 7/8 in. (45.7 x 61.6 x 2.2 cm)
frame: 22 × 27 × 2 in. (55.9 × 68.6 × 5.1 cm) (show scale)
Signed lower right, grey paint: "Isabel Whitney"
In pencil, bottom tacking edge: "I L Whitney"
Gift of Mrs. James H. Hayes
Brooklyn Heights circa 1927. Victorian iron three-tiered fountain playing in very early spring. Misty view of Manhattan, with smoke stack of the ill-fated steamer "Vestris" seen beyond roofs of old red warehouses.
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Isabel Lydia Whitney (American, 1884-1962). On Columbia Heights, 1927-1928. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 1/4 x 7/8 in. (45.7 x 61.6 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. James H. Hayes, 54.26 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 54.26_bw.jpg)
overall, 54.26_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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