"London Street Photography"

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Photograph: Roger Mayne/Museum of London
Roger Mayne (b.1929), Boys playing football in Brindley Road, Paddington, 1959
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Photograph: Museum of London
John Thomson (1837–1921), Hookey Alf’ of Whitechapel, c.1877
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Photograph: Matt Stuart/Museum of London
Matt Stuart (b.1974), Trafalgar Square, 2006
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Photograph: Cara Spencer/Museum of London
Terry Spencer (1918–2009), On the steps of Eros, Piccadilly Circus, 1969
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Photograph: Museum of London
George Davison Reid (1871–1933), Entrance to Blackfriars Station, Queen Victoria Street, c. 1930
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Photograph: Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
Henry Grant (1907–2004), Street playground, April 1967
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Photograph: Museum of the City of New York
Jacob A. Riis, Bandit's Roost, 59 1/2 Mulberry Street, c. 1888.
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Photograph: Museum of the City of New York
Berenice Abbott, Tempo of the City #1, 1938.
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Photograph: Museum of the City of New York
John Albok, Boy reading comics in front of newspaper store, west side of Madison Avenue between 96th and 97th Streets.
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Photograph: Museum of the City of New York
Orville Robertson, Broadway near Spring Street, 1989.
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Photograph: Museum of the City of New York
Vincent Cianni, Jump, South 1st Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 1995.
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Photograph: Peter Hujar Archive/Matthew Marks Gallery NYC
Peter Hujar, DOA Halloween, 1979.
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Photograph: Museum of the City of New York
Paul Strand, Wall Street, 1915.
Tuesday November 27 2012 10:00 - 18:00

Follow London’s transition from Victorian city to modern metropolis through more than 130 images by 50 photographers. To coincide with the exhibit, MCNY also hosts the smaller “City Scenes: Highlights of New York Street Photography,” showcasing 40 shots by shutterbugs such as Jacob Riis, Robert Frank and Nan Goldin.

Event phone: 212-534-1672
Event website: http://mcny.org