The Bridges of New York: Limited Edition Prints
by Antonio Masi
In 1947, when Antonio Masi was seven years old, he emigrated with his parents and siblings from Italy to New York City. Fifty years earlier, Masi’s grandfather, Francesco, had hauled steel as a part of the workforce that built the Queensboro Bridge. Francesco’s bridge-building tales were retold in the Masi family, and Antonio, who always loved to draw, was intrigued.
Upon his arrival in New York, Masi was deeply drawn by the beauty of the city’s iconic bridges, but most especially the...
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