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
    [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
    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
    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
    [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
    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
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Band concert] 1 drawing on cream cardboard : watercolor, gouache over black pastel crayon sketch ; sheet 28.2 x 19.1 cm. | England, London. As Wuerth described, "View in the Park, the Bandstand surrounded by a crowd of people, in the background, the embankment Gardens, Obelisk, and Waterloo, the river, St. Paul's and a few towers and chimneys under a light sky. Colors, green, black, white,...
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1901
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Olympia 1 drawing on paper : lithographic crayon ; sheet 42.8 x 55.3 cm. | Greece, Olympia. View from above of remains of columns and walls of a large temple complex with bushy trees throughout, mountains across large plain in background.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1913
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The Armenian convent 1 drawing on cream paper : Russian chalk ; sheet 24.5 x 29.5 cm. | Italy, Venice. View across water, lone gondola in foreground, diagonal row of pilings leading to sailboat on left, thin horizon of buildings of San Lazzaro beyond, all under blackened sky.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1905
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Palace at night 1 drawing on blue paper : Russian chalk ; sheet 25.2 x 35.5 cm. | Italy, Venice. Almost black view across water, buildings and lights seen in distance lightly reflected in water, all under a clouded sky.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1905
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The flying locomotive 1 drawing on cream paper : lithographic crayon ; sheet 40.5 x 53.4 cm. | Drawing shows a view across locomotive shop floor, groups of workmen near various locomotives in various states of construction, one of them suspended from above by giant hooks, lit by rays of light coming through skylight above.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1917
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Submarines in drydock 1 drawing on cream paper : lithographic crayon ; sheet 40.1 x 53 cm. | Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. View from above of a number of submarines under construction in a type of lock, cables and planks extending out to them, workmen all around, scaffolding and materials also visible. In harbor beyond are other warships.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1917
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    The gun pit: no. 1. 1 drawing on cream paper : lithographic crayon ; sheet 53.4 x 40.7 cm. | Drawing shows a view from inside a huge building where a large gun hangs from a crane over a flatcar on a track running out the door, workers stand around, outside is another train, rising beyond is a large ore crane.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1917
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [The gold moon] 1 drawing on blue-gray paper : pastel ; sheet 25.1 x 35.2 cm. | Italy, Venice. As described in Wuerth, "View from the Redentore, foreground heavily shaded, on opposite shore the Salute and other buildings in heavy gray mass against a brilliant rose and gold sunset sky and to the right a gold crescent moon. Colors, black, blue-gray, rose, yellow, cream, gray and orange,...
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1901
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Looking up Broad Street from Spruce Street] 1 drawing on cream paper : lithographic crayon ; sheet 54.1 x 41.2 cm. | Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Looking up Broad Street toward City Hall, statue of William Penn visible atop, sidewalks teeming with activity.
    • Contributor: Pennell, Joseph
    • Date: 1912