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Manhattan Bridge Looking Up, New York

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

November 11, 1936

Artist:

Berenice Abbott
American, 1898–1991

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Berenice Abbott

Title

Manhattan Bridge Looking Up, New York

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1936

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, in negative, upper left, above image, in white: "173"; stamped verso, center, in black ink: "PHOTOGRAPH / BERENICE ABBOTT / ABBOTT, MAINE 04406"; signed verso, lower center, diagonally, in graphite: "Berenice Abbott"; inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: "P. P. # 1. 856"

Dimensions

Image: 24.4 × 19.3 cm (9 5/8 × 7 5/8 in.); Paper: 25.2 × 20.3 cm (9 15/16 × 8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ronald A. Kurtz

Reference Number

1987.367.9

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