Berenice Abbott Changing New York Original 1939 HC 98 Photographs Manhattan
Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration in the City of New York, under the Sponsorship of the Guilds' Committee for Federal Writer's Publications. 98 black and white reproductions. How shall the two-dimensional print in black and white suggest the flux of activity of the metropolis, the interaction of human beings and solid architectural constructions, all impinging upon each other in time? "--Berenice Abbott, from an introduction to "Outline for Photographing New York City, " quoted in Bonnie Yochelson, "A Fantastic Passion for New York. Light wear to the edges. Discoloration to the board edges. Spine backstrip is loose and has detached from one side.
The other side is holding but split. Fading to the blue cloth on the spine. Gorgeous, bright and clean photographs. The best I have seen to date. No foxing, marks or tanning.
The item "Berenice Abbott Changing New York Original 1939 HC 98 Photographs Manhattan" is in sale since Tuesday, October 13, 2015. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "hmxa15a" and is located in Island Park, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Binding: Hardcover
- Subject: Art & Photography
- Topic: Photography: Monographs
- Special Attributes: 1st Edition
- Origin: American
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Printing Year: 1939