The subtext of these rephotographed midcentury portraits is the status that books as objects confer upon the pictures that include them as backdrops; the included tomes in these pics are indistinguishable titles, allowing the viewer's imagination to fill in according to the foregrounded subject.
89 Eldridge Street
|Cross street:||Between Grand St and Hester Sts|
|Opening hours:||Wed–Sun 11am–6pm|
|Transport:||Subway: B, D to Grand St|