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George Washington Bridge, Riverside Drive and 179th Street, Manhattan

Artist:
Berenice Abbott (American, Springfield, Ohio 1898–1991 Monson, Maine)
Date:
January 17, 1936
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 25.2 x 20.2 cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16 in.) Sheet: 24.4 x 19.3 cm (9 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Joyce F. Menschel, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.481.3
Rights and Reproduction:
© Berenice Abbott / Commerce Graphics Ltd. Inc.
Not on view
Inscription: Printed in negative, TL: "EASTMAN---SAFETY---KODAK"; photographer's stamp in black ink on print, verso TC: "FEDERAL ART PROJECT // "Changing New York" // PHOTOGRAPHS BY BERENICE ABBOTT" [entire text outlined in a rectangle]; stamp in black ink, C: "DUPLICATE"; stamp in black ink [details completed in pencil], BC: "Title: George Washington Bridge // Place: Riverside Drive and 179th Street // Manahttan // Neg # 65 // Code: IIA5b // Date: January 17, 1936" [entire text outlined in a rectangle]; inscribed in pencil, BR: "ICP1981.1156; BRC: "6T"
[...]; [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. 176-177.

Yochelson, Bonnie. Berenice Abbott: Changing New York. New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1997. p. 294.



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