The J. Paul Getty Museum

Waldorf Cafeteria, Greenwich Village

Object Details

Title:

Waldorf Cafeteria, Greenwich Village

Artist/Maker:

Weegee (Arthur Fellig) (American, born Austria, 1899 - 1968)

Culture:

American

Place:

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

Date:

before 1946

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

87.XM.65.7

Dimensions:

34.1 × 27.1 cm (13 7/16 × 10 11/16 in.)

Copyright:

© International Center of Photography

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Object Description

Seated woman making "Picassoesque" drawings; a man in hat wearing glasses watches her, as a waiter brings a tray of coffee and desserts. Locale probably Greenwich Village, New York.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Scene of the Crime: Photo by Weegee (September 20, 2005 to January 22, 2006)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), September 20, 2005 to January 22, 2006