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Tempo of the City: I. Fifth Avenue and 44th Street, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482743

Tempo of the City: I. Fifth Avenue and 44th Street, Manhattan. (May 13, 1938)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Tempo of the City: I. Fifth Avenue and 44th Street, Manhattan.

Creator

: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.) -- Sponsor

Created Date

: May 13, 1938

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, matte, double weight paper; 8.125 x 7.8125 in. untrimmed contact print on paper 9.875 x 8 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #0219

Notes

: Pedestrians pass clock on Fifth Avenue, street beyond filled with vehicles, many cabs. Note 2.) Code: III.B.1.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# R01

Source

: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: MFZ (Abbott) 96-4294

Digital ID

: 482743

Record ID

: 104553

Digital Item Published

: 8-10-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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