Robert Havell (1793-1878) View of Croton Point from Sing Sing, New York oil on canvas 38 x 50 in. (96.5 x 127 cm.) Painted circa 1845.
Robert Havell Jr. Hudson River North to Croton Point circa 1850s Oil on canvas, 60x 46 inches framed Ossining Historical Society Museum
If you have an extra $8,000 to $12,000 to spend* you should bid on a magnificent painting of the Croton area by Robert Havell, Jr. being auctioned at Sotheby’s tomorrow. The painting has been owned by the Minneapolis Institute of Arts since 1935 and is being sold to fund future acquisitions. When we first saw View … Continue reading View of the Hudson from Horton’s Road Near Croton
Below are links to a variety of online books and websites relating to the history of Westchester, the Croton Dams and Aqueducts and the Hudson Valley. If you discover any errors, broken links, or would like to suggest additional resources please contact me. BOOKS Westchester History A History of the County of Westchester, from its … Continue reading Resources