Robert Frank

American, born Switzerland (Zurich, Switzerland, 1924)

New York City, from The Americans

1955; printed 1977
photograph | gelatin silver print
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  • New York City, from The Americans

    Robert Frank, New York City, from The Americans, 1955; printed 1977; gelatin silver print, 13 1/8 in. x 8 3/4 in. (33.34 cm x 22.23 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry S. Ramer; © Robert Frank

13 1/8 in. x 8 3/4 in. (33.34 cm x 22.23 cm)
Acquired 1984
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Barry S. Ramer
© Robert Frank


portraits, trios, faces, hands, cross dressing, signs, text, people

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