About the Work
Possibly one of 108 photographs Lubschez took of New York City for his 1927 photobook entitled 'Manhattan The Magical Island: one hundred and eight pictures of Manhattan with prelude and descriptive notes'. This image was likely taken at the Old Penn Station 1910-1963. It was titled 'Sunbeams' by the photographer in a publication dated 1921 (The Project Gutenberg EBook of Pictorial Photography in America 1921 by Pictorial Photographers of America; 2009; p.49)
Image 298 x 230mm
silver gelatin on chlorobromide DOP with a cream tinted base
Black and white photographic image of the sunlight streaming between classic columns over an interior space with vintage cars and an archway. The sunlight forms rectangular patterns on the ground.
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Collected for the Gallery by Frank Denton, 1925.