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Brownstone front and skyscraper, 4 East 78th Street, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482786

Brownstone front and skyscraper, 4 East 78th Street, Manhattan. (January 20, 1938)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Brownstone front and skyscraper, 4 East 78th Street, Manhattan.

Creator

: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: January 20, 1938

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

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

Item/Page/Plate

: inv. #2007

Notes

: Brownstone with terra cotta details, large arched window over entrance and lion's head on corner of fence, contrasted with larger buildings. Note 2.) Code: I.E.

Provenance

: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# 275

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

: 482786

Record ID

: 104602

Digital Item Published

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

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