The J. Paul Getty Museum

[Power plant, New York]

Object Details

Title:

[Power plant, New York]

Artist/Maker:

Aaron Siskind (American, 1903 - 1991)

Culture:

American

Place:

New York, New York, United States (Place Created)

Date:

about 1930–1933

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

93.XA.46.156

Dimensions:

5.5 × 8 cm (2 3/16 × 3 1/8 in.)

Copyright:

© Aaron Siskind Foundation

Credit Line:

Gift of the Aaron Siskind Foundation

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Object Description

Elevated view of a power plant with eight visible chimneys. A sign for "The New York Edison Company" can be seen between the chimneys.