12 October 2000
"Canyon" Broadway and Exchange Place
Gelatin silver print. 1936. Signed in pencil on the mount; Commerce Street credit stamp, titled, dated and annotated Federal Art Project W.P.A N.Y.C Berenice Abbott in pencil on the reverse of the mount.
93/8 x 75/8in. (23.8 x 19.4cm.) Framed.
With Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York;
to the present owners.
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See: McCausland, New York in the Thirties, pl. 12; O'Neal, Berenice Abbott: American Photographer, p. 162; Yochelson, Berenice Abbott: Changing New York, chap. 1, pl. 18.
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