1935 Print Escarole Mussels Pushcart New York City Produce Vendor Aikins FZ2


This is an original 1935 color print of the push carts in New York City. The caption writes, "Escarole, mussels, prickly pears, plantains, pomegranates, eels... great is the pushcart's variety. You may even buy herbs: verbena, tansy, rosemary (which, the vendor assures you, removes freckles), pennyroyal (drives flies away), saffron (an aphrodisiac)." Photography by Aikins.


This 76+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 7.5 inches; 15 x 19 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Sellers, Sale, Vending, Food