Dec 07, 2023 - Sale 2655

Sale 2655 - Lot 275

Price Realized: $ 4,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
(NEW YORK CITY -- SUBWAY CONSTRUCTION.) Pierre Pullis. Group of 37 subway construction photographs by the chief photographer for New York City's Rapid Transit R.R. Commission. Silver prints, each image measuring approximately 7 1/2x9 1/2 inches and mounted to larger card mounts; many with an inventory number, site location, or date in the negative, several captioned in pencil; mounts with minor edge wear, photographs generally fine. New York, 1901-1902

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The series documents subway construction, including subway cars, laborers, and construction sites above and below ground, including lines and stations near Union Square, Columbus Circle, lower Manhattan, and Central Park.