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Inscription

upper right in plate: Copyright 1888. by Frederick A. Stokes & Brother.; lower right in plate: CA. Platt. 1888.; lower right in graphite: C A Platt; lower left in graphite by unknown hand: 92061; lower center in grpahite by unknown hand: R. 98 1st state Brooklyn Bridge; lower right in graphite by unknown hand: 48; lower left verso in graphite by unknown hand: OS An-20-; lower right verso in graphite by unknown hand: HY

Marks and Labels

stamped lower center verso in black ink: F.B.B. [circled]

Provenance

Frank B. Bristow, Falls Church, VA; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washingotn, DC, 1968; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Bibliography
1889
Rice, Richard A. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Works of Charles A. Platt. New York: The De Vinnes, 1889, p. 50, no. 98.