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What is this?

A front elevation of lower and upper story is shown, with staircase leading up to the main entrance at center. Five bays, alternately of different sizes, are placed between the corner projections. Roof ornamentation suggested at upper center of upper story.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated 1910 and we acquired it in 1943. Gift of Mrs. William Greenough. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

pen and black ink, graphite on cream tracing paper

Its dimensions are

25.4 x 32.8 cm (10 x 12 15/16 in. )

It is signed

Lower right in ink, below caption [noted in inscriptions]: Whitney Warren / 1910

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right below image: "The original sketch for the facade / of the Grand Central Terminal New York" followed by the signature with "f"/ and the date.

This object was created by Whitney Warren Jr.

This object was catalogued by Rudolph Berliner and donated by Mrs. William Greenough

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18569693/ |title=Drawing, "Design for Grand Central Terminal, New York City: Facade", 1910 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 July 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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