Balcony Bridge, Central Park Lake - about 1880


The scenic Balcony Bridge in Central Park. It is located on the west side of the Lake and named for its two small balcony-like benches inset into its railing.

Photograph from the "Central Park Views", positive photograph on albumen paper, in album presented to the City of Paris by the Department of Public Parks, New York. Original title: "Balcony Bridge". Unknown publisher (1878-1881). Source: Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BnF).

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Balcony Bridge, Central Park Lake - about 1880






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