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Source:   Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.

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City Arabesque, from roof of 60 Wall Tower, Manhattan.

Image ID: 482795

City Arabesque, from roof of 60 Wall Tower, Manhattan. (June 09, 1938)

Image Details

Image Title

:  City Arabesque, from roof of 60 Wall Tower, Manhattan.


: Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: June 09, 1938


: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photograph: gelatin silver print, double weight paper; 9.625 x 7.375 in. untrimmed contact print on paper 7.9375 x 9.9375 in.


: inv. #2142


: Looking through railings at roof's edge on buildings below. Note 2.) Code: I.F.


: Picture Collection transfer, 1988

Standard Reference

: CNY# L15


: Changing New York / Berenice Abbott.


: 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

: 482795

Record ID

: 104612

Digital Item Published

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

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