Street Photography of New York and Paris's Ghostly Past

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February 28, 2014
Abbott and Marville: The City in Transition, a new photography exhibit at the Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York, gives viewers a privileged look at a ghostly past, showcasing photography that documents lost urban landscapes in New York and Paris. The images provide a telling look at the constant evolution of urban environments. Read Full Article
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  Berenice Abbott. Bread Store, 259 Bleecker Street, Manhattan, February 3, 1937 Gelatin silver print; printed c.1937

    Berenice Abbott. Bread Store, 259 Bleecker Street, Manhattan, February 3, 1937 Gelatin silver print; printed c.1937

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  Berenice Abbott. Cedar Street from William Street, Manhattan, March 26, 1936. Gelatin silver print; printed c.1936

    Berenice Abbott. Cedar Street from William Street, Manhattan, March 26, 1936. Gelatin silver print; printed c.1936

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  Berenice Abbott. Seventh Avenue, Looking South from 35th Street, December 5, 1935. Gelatin silver print; printed c.1935.

    Berenice Abbott. Seventh Avenue, Looking South from 35th Street, December 5, 1935. Gelatin silver print; printed c.1935.

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  Berenice Abbott. Fifth Avenue Coach Company, New York, 1932 Gelatin silver print; printed c.1932.

    Berenice Abbott. Fifth Avenue Coach Company, New York, 1932 Gelatin silver print; printed c.1932.

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  Berenice Abbott. Esso Gasoline Station, 10th Avenue and 29th Street, New York, December 23, 1935. Gelatin silver print; printed c.1935.

    Berenice Abbott. Esso Gasoline Station, 10th Avenue and 29th Street, New York, December 23, 1935. Gelatin silver print; printed c.1935.

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  Charles Marville. Candelabre sur balustrade du Chemin de fer de l'Est, 1865-69. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative; printed c.1865-69.

    Charles Marville. Candelabre sur balustrade du Chemin de fer de l'Est, 1865-69. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative; printed c.1865-69.

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  Charles Marville. Cul-de-sac d'Amboise de la rue du Haut-Pave, 1865-1869. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative.

    Charles Marville. Cul-de-sac d'Amboise de la rue du Haut-Pave, 1865-1869. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative.

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  Charles Marville. Rue de Pontoise de la rue St. Victor, 1865-1869. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative.

    Charles Marville. Rue de Pontoise de la rue St. Victor, 1865-1869. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative.

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  Charles Marville. Parc Monceau (Globe en cristal), 1865-69. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative; printed c.1865-69.

    Charles Marville. Parc Monceau (Globe en cristal), 1865-69. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative; printed c.1865-69.

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  Charles Marville. Theatre du Vaudville, 1865-69. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative; printed c.1865-69.

    Charles Marville. Theatre du Vaudville, 1865-69. Albumen print from a wet-collodion negative; printed c.1865-69.

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