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The American Scene, Subway, New York City

October, 1948
Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908–2004)


Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 23.8 cm (6 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1180

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Provenance

Sold by Camera Lucida LLC., Scarsdale, NY to Ronald Shaich, Brookline, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Shaich to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy and Ronald Shaich