Hardware Store, 316-318 Bowery

Hardware Store, 316-318 Bowery

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Description
Unmounted silver print by Berenice Abbott, "Hardware Store, 316-318 Bowery." Store front filled with different kinds of tools and appliances, including knives, pans, electric fans, bird cages, etc. Large sign on right reads "sale on tools," sign top center reads "sale on knives." There is no open space visible around the storefront except a small amount of sidewalk along bottom edge. Price signs on containers full of tools sit directly on sidewalk in front of shop. Verso: Stamp, "Photograph, Berenice Abbott, Maine 04406; " Recto: signed by artist.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Photograph
Date made
1938-01-26
maker
Abbott, Berenice
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 39.7 cm x 50.3 cm; 15 5/8 in x 19 13/16 in
ID Number
PG.69.216.06
accession number
288852
catalog number
69.216.06
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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