Collection Items

  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [New York Bay from the Margaret] 1 drawing on dark gray paper : watercolor, gouache ; sheet 28 x 43.4 cm. | New York City. As Wuerth described, "In foreground housetops on Columbia Heights, middle distance Brooklyn docks, East River, Governor's Island, lower end of Manhattan, the Statue of Liberty and Jersey shore on the horizon. Colors, cream, blue, gray, rose, brown, black, orange, white and violet, on dark gray...
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1922
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Out of my London window: dome and spires and chimneys, mist and smoke 1 drawing on cream paper : watercolor, gouache over charcoal sketch ; sheet 22.2 x 29.1 cm. | England, London. As Wuerth described, "View from London Studio window looking down on river, and Bridges, St. Paul's to left and chimneys and smoke to the right all under a cloudy sky. Colors, black brown, red, blue, gray, rose and cream on cream paper."
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1890
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Skyscrapers at night] 1 drawing : watercolor and gouache on black paper ; sheet 24 x 31.6 cm. | New York City. As Wuerth described, "View from Brooklyn, the forms of the different buildings on the New York side are indicated by window lights. Colors, orange, yellow and green, on dark blue paper."
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1910
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Smoke and fog on gray day, New York City] 1 drawing on dark gray paper : watercolor, gouache ; sheet 30.4 x 22.8 cm. | New York City. As Wuerth described, "View from Brooklyn, in foreground rooftops, the river, in the distance skyscrapers in a smoky, foggy atmosphere under a gray sky. Colors, black, gray, brown, white, red, blue and cream, on gray paper."
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1910
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Civita Vecchia (sic) 1 drawing on brown paper : colored pencils, pencil, black pastel crayon ; sheet 29.5 x 45.4 cm. | Italy, Civitavecchia. Large harbor with many small boats moored, crowd of people of walkway above in front of crenelated fortress-like wall with large building behind, tall, reddish clock reproduced, as Civita Vecchia [sic] (large).
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1904
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Coliseum from Palatine, Rome 1 drawing on brown paper : pastel crayon, pencil ; sheet 29.2 x 23 cm. | Italy, Rome. View from above of figures wandering through Roman ruins, white triumphal arch in center, coliseum in backgrond, large tree on hill to right side.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1904
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The fruit boat 1 drawing on board : watercolor, gouache over pencil sketch ; sheet 27.7 x 35.6 cm. | New York City. As Wuerth described, "In foreground Brooklyn docks and shipping, across the river the white fruit boat, behind which the wharves and lower portions of the buildings form a complete mass. Colors, blue, black, gray, coral, maroon, yellow, white, orange, purple and pink, on heavy...
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1880
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Nocturne in blue] 1 drawing on cream paper : watercolor, gouache ; sheet 18 x 25.3 cm. | New York City. As Wuerth described, "View of Brooklyn Bridge, the river and building lights in background. Colors, blues, cream and dashes of red and brown, on cream paper."
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1880
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Lagoon, Venice 1 drawing on brown paper : colored pastel crayon ; sheet 22.3 x 28.5 cm. | Italy, Venice. High horizon with skyline of buildings in black, purple, pink, blue, orange. Large, masted ship in upper right of image surrounded by gondolas in upper middle area of sheet. Saint Mark's and the Campanile in the skyline on left.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1909
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Inner Gateway, Alhambra 1 drawing on cream paper : pen and ink ; sheet 28.6 x 22.8 cm. | Spain, Granada. View down walled, cobblestone walkway to solitary figure in front of arched doorway, greenery above.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1896
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Garden, Alhambra 1 drawing on cream paper : pen and ink ; sheet 22.8 x 28.7 cm. | Spain, Granada. Incomplete sketch with two arched windows surrounded by greenery, two tree trunks to left.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1896
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    On the River Tagus, at Toledo 1 drawing on cream paper : wash, gouache, black pastel crayon ; 22 x 31 cm. | Spain, Toledo. View from above of river running through high rocky cliffs, in distance is bridge leading to town on right bank.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1896
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Entrance to Vatican 1 drawing on brown paper : colored crayon ; sheet 29.4 x 22.4 cm. | Italy, Rome. View across plaza to monumental Vatican archway with bridge across it, blue sky seen through beyond.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1909
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Weehawken Ferry 1 drawing on gray paper with black fibers : Russian chalk(?), colored crayons ; sheet 32.8 x 25.5 cm. | New York City. As Wuerth described, "Black chalk, heightened with white, yellow and dashes of red, on gray paper." Night view from above over buildings to moonlit river with shipping, skyline of New York in distance with white lights.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1908
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Shot Tower with night lights, from Embankment] 1 drawing on blue paper with black fibers : pastel crayon, pencil ; sheet 31.2 x 23.1 cm. | England, London. View from above past road with lit street lamps, horse and carriage, across river with brightly lit tower on opposite side reflected in the water.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1880
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Shot Tower against a sunset sky with rich glow on river, from Embankment] 1 drawing on blue paper with black fibers : pastel crayon, pencil ; sheet 31.2 x 23 cm. | England, London. View through bare trees past road with horse and carraige, bleachers filled with figures, to pink reflective river with some shipping, tall tower in distance rises from haze against a pink background.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1880
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Waterloo Bridge from over Charing Cross Bridge] 1 drawing on blue paper with black fibers : pastel crayon, pencil ; sheet 31.2 x 23.1 cm. | England, London. Night view from above past bridge and dome to left of it to second lit bridge reflecting on river, other street lights leading to tall towers flanking right distance.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1901
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Steamer leaving Venice 1 drawing on cream paper : Russian chalk ; sheet 24.4 x 30.5 cm. | Italy, Venice. Evening view across reflective water, gondola with sail in foreground, large steamer behind to left, black silhouette of church dome in background under cloudy sky.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1905
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The salute from Grand Canal 1 drawing on cream paper : Russian chalk ; sheet 24.5 x 30 cm. | Italy, Venice. View across reflective water, gondolier in foreground, large dark building with pier behind to left, Salute directly behind partially lit by sun's rays.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1905
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Coney Island 1 drawing on brown paper : pastel crayon, pencil ; sheet 32.1 x 25.5 cm. | New York City. View from above of crowd jammed around circular platform built over water containing ringmaster and performers, colorful flying creatures above, exotic towers, flags in background.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1904
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Perugia 1 drawing on brown paper : colored crayon, pencil ; sheet 31.7 x 21.5 cm. | Italy, Perugia. View from above to crowded street scene, flanked by buildings with rose-colored belltower, top right, pedestal with statue at right edge, blue sky with large white clouds in background.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1904
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Steps to the Lincoln Memorial] 1 drawing on cream paper : black pastel crayon ; sheet 19.2 x 28 cm. | Washington, DC. Closeup view of figures on steps leading to Lincoln Memorial, statue of Lincoln visible between Corinthian columns beyond.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1922
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    A Lion Comique, at the Oxford 1 drawing on light blue paper with dark blue fibers : wash, gouache ; sheet 25.4 x 35.1 cm. | England, London. Closeup view of musicians in orchestra pit beneath stage where man performs, upper left, to their right audience, all wearing hats, row of heads visible over railing along top of drawing.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1890
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Baker Street 1 drawing on textured cream paper : charcoal ; sheet 29 x 22.6 cm. | England, London. View down wide street with a number of figures, carriages, flanked by very similar rectangular buildings on both sides, heavy white clouds above.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1908
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    St. Pancras Station 1 drawing on textured cream paper : charcoal ; sheet 21.7 x 28 cm. | England, London. View past carriage in left foreground under bridge to long skylit arched station crowded with figures and carriages beyond.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1908