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Snapshot - In the New York Central Yards
  • Alfred Stieglitz
    1864–1946
    born: Hoboken, New Jersey, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Snapshot - In the New York Central Yards, circa 1907
  • Camera Work Number XX, October 1907
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19.2 x 15.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 6 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1986.0077.09
Description

Trainyard with steam engine, snow on the ground. The train is at center right with white smoke/steam coming out the top.