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Christmas Shopping, Macy's, New York

Artist:
William Klein (American, born New York, 1928)
Date:
1954
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
27.9 x 35.3 cm (11 x 13 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.1037.1
Rights and Reproduction:
© William Klein
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil on print, recto LL to LR: "Macy's + Christmas Shopping New York 1954 William Klein"; stamped in grey ink, recto LL (sideways): "William Klein [underlined]// 9, rue falguiere, paris// ség 51-34"
William Klein

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Few Are Chosen: Street Photography and the Book, 1936-1966," November 5, 2004–March 6, 2005.

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