Consolidated Edison Power House, 666 First Avenue, Manhattan
United States (Artist's nationality:)
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Unmarked recto; stamped verso, upper center, in pink ink: "FEDERAL ART PROJECT / "Changing New York" / PHOTOGRAPHS BY BERENICE ABBOTT [in rectangle]"; stamped verso, lower center, in pink: "Title: [stamped in pink ink] Consolidated Edison Power House [inscribed in graphite] / Place: [stamped in pink ink] 666 First Avenue, Manhattan [inscribed in graphite] / Angle of View: / Date: [stamped in pink ink] Nov 9 1938 [inscribed in graphite] / Neg. # [stamped in pink ink] 2-31 [inscribed in graphite] Code: [stamped in pink ink] I II C A + / III J [inscribed in graphite]"; stamped verso, lower left, in black ink: "DEC 28 1938"
The Art Institute of Chicago, Works Progress Administration Allocation
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, “Photography + Folk Art: Looking for America in the 1930s,” September 21, 2019–January 19, 2020. (Galleries 1–4) (Elizabeth Siegel and Elizabeth McGoey)
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