Lunch waggon, 5th Avenue & 22nd Street, New York City, 1948

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Inscribed ‘Lunch waggon, 5th Ave./22nd St, N.Y.C’ in unknown hand, stamped with “Illustrated” date stamp and affixed with Popperfoto copyright label and descriptive labels ‘The American Scene. Pics by Henri Cartier Bresson of “Magnum”. The American Scene changes from city to city, from state to state but under it all lies the aim of a young country in pursuit of happiness’ and ‘File America Indust Catering Cafes & Restaurants’ on reverse.
Silver gelatin print, printed, 1948
6 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches