About the Artwork

Marcel Gromaire (1892–1971), Queensboro Bridge, 1951
Watercolor and black ink on paper. Promised gift of Elie and Sarah Hirschfeld, Scenes of New York City. © 2021 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

Queensboro Bridge cuts across the East River from Manhattan toward Queens. Its bold network of beams—described in invented red, black, and blue—contrasts with the curlicues of wafting smoke from a passing tugboat. The French artist painted this view after visiting New York and later exhibited it in Paris.

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