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Berenice Abbott, Snuff Shop
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TITLE:  Snuff Shop
ARTIST:  Berenice Abbott (American, 1898–1991)
WORK DATE:  1938 - printed 1938
CATEGORY:  Photographs
MATERIALS:  Silver print; unmounted
MARKINGS:  With the Federal Art Project "Changing New York" Photographs by Berenice Abbott stamp on verso. Also has title, address, Neg. number (277), Code and date in pencil in assistant's hand on verso.
SIZE:  9-1/4 x 7-1/2 in. (235 x 191 mm)
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  Contemporary Works / Vintage Works, Ltd.  (215) 822-5662  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  A vintage print of an important Abbott image, which she later used in her portfolio.
LITERATURE:  Yochelson, Berenice Abbott: Changing New York (1997), pp.92, 350
Catalogue of the Amon Carter Museum Photography Collection, pl.391
Lahs-Gonzales and Lippard, Defining Eye: Women Photographers of the 20th Century, p.70 for slight variants.
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