January Morn, Lafayette Square

Depicted is a monument to Western New York soldiers who fought in the Civil War and the Buffalo Public Library as it appeared in 1887. The monument is still standing today.

January Morn, Lafayette Square
John C. Rother
Artist Info: 

John C. Rother (1845–1899) was a Buffalo native and artist. One of his most famous paintings was a portrait of future President Grover Cleveland while he served as Mayor of Buffalo.

Oil on Canvas, 1895
On loan from the Buffalo History Museum