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Preparatory Study for Engraving: Trinity Church, New York City with Marginal Sketches
Date: ca. 1845
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Medium: Brown ink and wash, graphite, and white lead pigment on Turnbulls Board
Dimensions: Overall: 8 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 22.5 x 19 cm ) mat: 14 x 11 in. ( 35.6 x 27.9 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: This view is of the third and present edifice of Trinity Church on Broadway at Wall Street, which was designed by Richard Upjohn and erected in 1839-1846.
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 1911.105
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Inscribed: Inscribed below image in brown wash over graphite: "TRINITY CHURCH. / Broadway"; along left margin vertically in graphite: "Corner of Rector St / & Broadway"; at right of lower center: "Croton"; at lower right: "To be put in place / of Church"; along upper edge: "Original Drawing for Disturnel"