Black Dawn, Sunrise at City Island, NY, 1932
safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
Kodak safety film
7 x 5 in.
5 x 7 nitrate negative photographed by Morris Rosenfeld circa 1932. Image of dawn over City Island from Morris Rosenfeld's house. Visible in image: sun has risen just above the horizon, almost level with the top of the masts on a 3-masted anchored schooner, below whicht is an anchored power boat, probably one of the Rosenfeld's power cruisers named, FOTO, and a long pier jutting out into the water, rippled parallel waves roll into shore. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Z. Rosenfeld, page 74. Handwritten on original negative: "62487F / GEN SCENE CITY ISLAND / BOX 3657".
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection