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Pier 18, North River. (Foot of West and Murray Streets.)

  • ARTIST: Berenice Abbott

  • MEDIUM: Vintage silver gelatin photograph,

    DATE: 1938.

  • EDITION SIZE: 8 x 10" (20.3 x 25.3 cm) contact print.

  • DESCRIPTION: Dock for the Eastern Steamship Lines running service from New York to Boston and Maine.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Printed on heavy paper c.1938. Inscribed on verso "Pier 18, North River : Foot of West and Murray Streets, Manhattan : March 23, 1938 : [Neg #] 293 [Code] I.A.3 and II.A.I.C." Stamped verso "Federal Art Project 'Changing New York' photographs by Berenice Abbott."

  • CONDITION: Good condition.

  • REFERENCE: Yochelson MES #6.