Berenice Abbott

22 Dec

Berenice Abbott (July 17, 1898 – December 9, 1991), born Bernice Abbott, was an American photographer best known for her black-and-white photography of New York City architecture and urban design of the 1930s.

Tri-boro Barber School, 264 Bowery, New York, 1935

Treasury Building, New York, 1933

Texaco Station, Tremont Avenue and Dock Street, Bronx, New York, 1936

Fifth Avenue and 42thStreet, New York, 1938

Fifth Avenue and 44thStreet, New York, 1938

Super Hot Refreshment Stand, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1954

Sunoco Station, Trenton, New Jersey, 1954

Refreshment Stand, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1954

Poultry Shop, East Seventh Street, New York, 1935

Pike and Henry Streets, New York, 1936

Old Man in Rocker, Maine, 1967

Newsstand, 32nd Street and Third Avenue, New York, 1935

New York Stock Exchange, New York, 1933

Jam Session, Boardwalk and Beach, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1953

Hot Dog Man New York, 1936

Fulton Street Fish Market New York, 1935

Fifth Avenue Coach Company, New York, 1932

Fifth Avenue Bus, Washington Square, New York, 1936

Columbus Circle, New York, 1936

Jean Cocteau’s Hands, Paris, 1927

Cocteau with Gun, Paris, 1926

Cocteau in Bed with Mask, Paris, 1927

Bowery Bum, New York, c. 1932

Blossom Restaurant, 103 Bowery New York, 1935

Billboard, Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey, 1935

Beach Photos with Fish, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1954

 

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