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Coney Island

Artist:
Sid Grossman (American, 1913–1955)
Date:
1947
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
19.9 x 19.5 cm (7 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.1023
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of Sid Grossman / Courtesy Howard Greenberg Gallery, NYC
Not on view
Inscription: in pencil, on tape affixed to mount, verso: "y// and// negs// 20.1b// A// A"; in pencil on mount, verso: "SID GROSSMAN// SG-04// c.1950"
Photofind Gallery

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the 1940s and 1950s: Selections from the Collection," December 18, 1990–March 17, 1991.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 13," June 2, 1996–September 9, 1996.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 29," May 21, 2001–September 23, 2001.

Date per variant published in "The Photo League 1936-1951" (New Paltz: College Art Gallery, SUNY), 1981?), p. 11 (titled and dated "Labor Day, 1947")
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