Mar 29, 2012

The West Side of Gold Street between Ann and Beekman Streets

The Destruction of Lower Manhattan

The West Side of Gold Street between Ann and Beekman Streets


Danny Lyon

(American, 1942-)

Gelatin silver print

Image: 24.7 x 31.2 cm (9 3/4 x 12 5/16 in.); Paper: 27.7 x 35.5 cm (10 7/8 x 14 in.); Matted: 45.7 x 55.9 cm (18 x 22 in.)

Gift of George Stephanopoulos 2011.244



The metal front of the 19th-century building on the west side of Gold Street, according to the artist, “was ordered in sections from catalogs. An identical building, only a section less in length, stood on the corner of Beekman and Pearl Streets.”

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