Artist: Frank M. Gregory (1848-1927).
Title: Old Trinity and Wall Street.
Signed: No signature. Attribution based on the impression in the National Gallery of Art collection 2008.115.2243.
Dimensions: Image 11 3/4" x 6 3/4". Sheet 15 3/8" x 10 5/8".
Materials and Techniques: etching on laid paper.
Provenance: The Estate of George "Yorgo" Demetrakopoulos; professor, assistant director of the Medieval Institute, and assistant to the dean at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, from 1965-2000.
Condition: Tanning. Transferring color from a lost backing sheet to the back of the print. The signs of aging are appropriate for the time. A detailed condition report is available on demand.
Part of: Hitchcock's "Notable Etchings…" (New York, 1886).
Museums and Libraries: The Metropolitan Museum of Art 54.90.1698.
Art Movements, Periods & Schools: American School XIX C.
Note: This entry incorporates text from the catalog entry and uses the catalog description of the same item from the Metropolitan Museum of Art collection.
- The artist advertised this print in 1886 and showed an impression at the New York Etching Club in 1887.