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From "As From My Window I Sometimes Glance" (Lower 6th Ave., NYC)

W. Eugene Smith (American, 1918–1978)


Sheet: 34.3 × 22.9 cm (13 1/2 × 9 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

Not On View



A detail of this image was used in Life, March 10, 1958, p. 109. While the verso of the print indicates this, it says 1959 which is incorrect.


2018, sold by Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 19, 2018)

Credit Line

The Howard Greenberg Collection—Museum purchase with funds donated by the Phillip Leonian and Edith Rosenbaum Leonian Charitable Trust