Isabel Lydia Whitney (American, 1884-1962). <em>On Columbia Heights</em>, 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)

On Columbia Heights

Artist:Isabel Lydia Whitney

Medium: Oil on canvas

Dates:1927-1928

Dimensions: 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)

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Accession Number: 54.26

Image: 54.26_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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