Winter Comes to Manhattan
Gelatin silver photograph
November 15, 1949
image: 6 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (16.5 x 21 cm)
sheet: 7 1/4 x 9 in. (18.4 x 22.9 cm) (show scale)
Paper label on verso reads:
921580....New York Bureau
Winter Comes to Manhattan
New York: As Autumn turns to Winter, New York Becomes the jeweled city. Darkness comes early and people are still in their offices, as a result the skyscrapers are a blaze of light as the working day nears its close. ACME Photographer Bertram Brandt made this view looking south from the sixteenth floor ACME offices, catching the impressive Pennsylvania Station, Nov. 15.
CREDIT (ACME) 11/17/49 (JB)
Photograph is also stamped on verso in black ink and the date is stamped in red ink.
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Gift of Alan Schlussel
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Bertram Brandt (American, active 1970s). Winter Comes to Manhattan, November 15, 1949. Gelatin silver photograph, image: 6 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (16.5 x 21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alan Schlussel, 1990.242.2. © artist or artist's estate
overall, 1990.242.2_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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