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Glass Brick and Brownstone fronts, 209 and 211 East 48th Street, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482789

Glass Brick and Brownstone fronts, 209 and 211 East 48th Street, Manhattan. (February 01, 1938)


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Image Details

Image Title

:  Glass Brick and Brownstone fronts, 209 and 211 East 48th Street, Manhattan.

Creator

: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: February 01, 1938

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, matte, double weight paper; 8 x 10 in. untrimmed contact print

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #2027

Notes

: Designed by William Lescaze, home and office with glass brick front contrasts strongly with narrow brownstone with stoop next door. Note 2.) Code: I.A.3.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 280

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

: 482789

Record ID

: 104605

Digital Item Published

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

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