From the Shelton, West by Alfred Stieglitz (1935)

The photograph titled “From the Shelton, West” was captured by the artist Alfred Stieglitz in the year 1935. This black-and-white image presents a view of towering skyscrapers dominating the skyline, emblematic of the urban landscape. The photograph is characterized by its strong contrast, sharp lines, and the play of light and shadow that gives a sense of depth and structure to the buildings. The skyscrapers stand out with their vertical emphasis, while the smaller surrounding buildings provide context to the imposing scale of the towers. The clarity of the photograph is remarkable, capturing the essence of the city’s architecture during that era.

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