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  Fran Lebowitz Metropolitan Life (book, 1978, E. P. Dutton) - Public Speaking (video documentary, 2010, HBO)

The Book (1978)

The author photo on the back cover of the jacket.

Fran Lebowitz was photographed on the raised plaze in front of the American Museum of Natural history, Central Park West at 81st Street, NY. The plaza has a statue of Teddy Roosevelt in the middle and is also called the Theodore Roosevelt Park.

The background.


Another view.

Advertisement for the Martin Scorcese documentary on Fran Lebowitz.

The same picture was used for a collection of her writing.

Where the photo was taken: The northwest corner of 56th Street and 7th Avenue, looking south toward Times Square.

The PopSpot. The 5-story building with the horizontal brown and white stripes in the center above the taxis is the front of the AXA Equitable Center at 787 7th Avenue between 51st Street and 52nd Street.