Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Gasoline Station, Tremont Avenue and Dock Street, Bronx, New York

Artist:
Berenice Abbott (American, Springfield, Ohio 1898–1991 Monson, Maine)
Date:
July 2, 1936
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.1 x 19.2 cm (9 1/2 x 7 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Joyce F. Menschel, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.481.2
Rights and Reproduction:
© Berenice Abbott / Commerce Graphics Ltd. Inc.
Not on view
Inscription: Photographer's stamp in red ink on print, verso TC: "FEDERAL ART PROJECT // "Changing New York" // PHOTOGRAPHS BY BERENICE ABBOTT" [entire text outlined in a rectangle]; photographer's stamp in brown ink, C: "photograph // berenice abbott // 50 commerce st. // new york city"; signed in pencil by the artist, C: "Berenice Abbott"; stamp in black ink below signature, C: "DUPLICATE"; inscribed in pencil below stamps, BC: "Gasoline Station // Tremont Ave and Dock Street, Bronx N. Y. // Neg # 141 code # IIC4 // July 2, 1936"
[...]; [Jill Quasha, New York, sold October 30, 1985]; Joyce F. Menschel

Abbott, Berenice, and Elizabeth McCausland. Changing New York. 1st ed. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1939. pp. 180-181.

Yochelson, Bonnie. Berenice Abbott: Changing New York. New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1997. p. 304.



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