Research Catalog

Vintage New York [graphic]

Title
Vintage New York [graphic] / Andreas Feininger.
Author
Feininger, Andreas, 1906-1999,
Publication
New York : Double Elephant Editions, Ltd., 1987, photographed 1941-1945

Details

Additional Authors
Barth, Miles.
Description
5 photographic prints : silver gelatin, b&w; 30 x 40 in. on matboard +
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Cityscapes.
  • Photographic prints.
  • Silver gelatin prints.
Note
  • Prints for this edition were selected by Miles Barth. c.f. -- colophn.
  • This portfolio is a limited edition of 35 copies plus 3 artist's proofs. c.f. -- colophon.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Provenance (note)
  • Gift of Robert Sutner, 1993.
Contents
1. Hudson River at midtown, c.1945 -- 2. Lower Manhattan, 1941 -- 3. Midtown Manhattan, 1941 -- 4. Times Square, 1942 -- 5. Elevated trestle, Division Street, 1941.
Call Number
MFZ+++ (Feininger) 95-57
Author
Feininger, Andreas, 1906-1999, photographer.
Title
Vintage New York [graphic] / Andreas Feininger.
Imprint
New York : Double Elephant Editions, Ltd., 1987, photographed 1941-1945
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Photography Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Ships, tugboats and piers on the Hudson, "Welcome Home" sign on structure near water, Rockefeller Center and other buildings; skyscrapers of lower Manhattan silhouetted against sun and water, haze in middle ground; skyscrapers at night, with lower, older builings in foreground; Times Square at night with neon and lighted signs for theatres, Pepsi Cola, and whiskey, trolleys, automobiles, foreground; elevated rail tracks with strong shadow and sunlight below.
Local Note
NYPL has AP#2
Added Author
Barth, Miles.
Research Call Number
MFZ+++ (Feininger) 95-57
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