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Arcade Railway, New York City
Date: 1869
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Medium: Graphite and black ink wash on paper
Dimensions: Overall: 8 1/8 x 10 in. ( 20.6 x 25.4 cm ) mat: 14 x 18 in. ( 35.6 x 45.7 cm )
Description: Cityscape: This is a view north on Broadway from Wall Street and shows Trinity Church and the graveyard at the left.
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number: 1910.57
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Marks: signed and dated: lower right: "Aug. will, Del/1869" inscribed: lower center: "First Sketch of the underground R. R. to be Build [sic] under Broadway, Nwe York City/Arcade R. R."
Inscribed: Signed and inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Aug. Will, DEL. / 1869."; at lower center: "FIRST SKETCH FOR AN UNDER GROUND R.R. TO BE BUILD UNDER BROADWAY, NEW YORK CITY / ARCADE R.R."