Isabel Lydia Whitney (American, 1884-1962). <em>Bridge of Delight</em>, 1927-1928. Oil on canvas, 18 1/8 x 24 in. (46 x 61 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. James H. Hayes, 54.16 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 54.16_bw.jpg)

Bridge of Delight

Artist:Isabel Lydia Whitney

Medium: Oil on canvas

Dates:1927-1928

Dimensions: 18 1/8 x 24 in. (46 x 61 cm) frame: 21 x 27 in. (53.3 x 68.6 cm)

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Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 54.16

Image: 54.16_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Brooklyn Heights circa 1927. Penny Bridge from Pierrepont Place. View down Columbia Heights. At right is house built by A.A. Low. Old Pierrepont house is next on the corner. Seth Low House at extreme right has been replaced by a modern apartment house. A playground was eventually built on the sight of the Penny Bridge. [comments from donor, 1954]

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