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    Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)
    New York Stock Exchange II, 1934
    Gelatin silver, printed later
    9-1/8 x 7-1/8 inches (23.2 x 18.1 cm)
    Signed in pencil, lower mat recto. Photographer's 'Abbott, Maine' stamp, mat verso.

    While Abbott was sympathetic to the causes of the American Communist Party, this powerful image of the New York Stock Exchange was used on the cover of their annual report through much of the 1930s.


    More information about Berenice Abbott, also known as Abbott, Berenice, Berenice Abbott.

    Condition Report*: Not framed. Overall good condition. A soft handling crease to the lower left corner. Two small scratches in lower right corner. A very few scattered pinpoint losses and accretions. A few bumps to corners and extreme edges. Scattered spots of foxing to upper right corner of interior mat. Sheet is dry mounted to mat measuring 17 by 14 inches.
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    Auction Dates
    April, 2021
    12th Monday
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