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Excavating - New York
  • Alfred Stieglitz
    1864–1946
    born: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Excavating - New York, 1911
  • Camera Work No. 36
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12.2 x 15.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 6 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0094
Description
Exhibitions

Man seated on horse drawn cart watching steam powered bulldozer. The man and cart are on the far left side of the image. The horses are left of center. The bulldozer is at upper right. There is dirt in the foreground.