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Dominick and a Payloader Inside 82 Beekman Street

Dominick and a Payloader Inside 82 Beekman Street


Danny Lyon

(American, 1942-)

Gelatin silver print

Image: 30.7 x 20.6 cm (12 1/16 x 8 1/8 in.); Paper: 35.4 x 27.7 cm (13 15/16 x 10 7/8 in.); Matted: 50.8 x 40.6 cm (20 x 16 in.)

Gift of George Stephanopoulos 2013.139


Lyon spent many days with the demolition men, watching them level Beekman Street. “My respect for them grew tremendously,” he recalls. “They do a difficult and dangerous job very well and it’s a mistake to think that they feel anything but pride for their work.”

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