Artist Berenice Abbott, American, 1898-1991
  • Manhattan Bridge
Date 1936
Medium gelatin silver print
Dimensions Image: 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (24.1 × 19.1 cm)
Mount: 18 × 14 1/2 inches (45.7 × 36.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund
Accession Number F1986.49
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed in pencil, lower right: BERENICE ABBOTT
Marks Stamped on verso, center: BERENICE ABBOTT | PHOTOGRAPH | 50 COMMERCE STREET | NEW YORK 14, N. Y.
Green label verso, lower left corner: ABBOTT 2-97 | U.S. ORIGIN
Inscriptions Inscribed, titled in pencil, verso, center: Manhattan Bridge
Inscribed in black ink, verso, top edge, center: 122/M [crossed out in red ink]
Inscribed in red ink, verso, top edge, center: 113
Inscribed in pencil, verso, bottom edge center: 2-97 PG 169
Inscribed in pencil, verso, lower right corner: 197 over 99
Inscribed in pencil, verso, left center: 8 3/4
Inscribed in pencil, recto, lower right corner: 105%
1986-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)