Hipsters, Hustlers, and Handball Players: Leon Levinstein’s New York Photographs, 1950–1980
June 8, 2010–October 17, 2010
The Howard Gilman Gallery
Levinstein was known for using, “his superb sense of composition to frame the faces, flesh, poses, and movements of his fellow city dwellers in their myriad guises: sunbathers, young couples, children, businessmen, beggars, prostitutes, proselytizers, society ladies, and characters of all stripes.”
Photo: Street Scene: Man in Boots Walking and Adjusting His Collar, New York City, 1960s–70s. Leon Levinstein (American, 1910–1988).