Two more previous winners go head-to-head! Will you pick an urban photograph or a post-impressionist beach painting?
Facade, 14 West 12th Street, Manhattan, 1936
Gelatin silver print on paper
Samek Art Museum Collection, 2008.8
This photograph is from Abbott’s Changing New York series. Check out Google Maps Street View to see how this part of New York has changed since 1936! https://www.google.com/maps/@
Crescent Beach, St. Malo, 1907-1910
Oil on panel
Gift of Ellen Clarke Bertrand
Samek Art Museum Collection, 1960.1.3
Fun Fact: We believe this painting’s frame was custom made by the artist’s brother, Clarence Prendergast!
And the Winner is Crescent Beach, St. Malo!