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HELEN LEVITT | NEW YORK (BOYS ON A PEDIMENT)

Guaranteed Property

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

HELEN LEVITT | NEW YORK (BOYS ON A PEDIMENT)

HELEN LEVITT | NEW YORK (BOYS ON A PEDIMENT)

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

5,250

USD

HELEN LEVITT

1918-2009

NEW YORK (BOYS ON A PEDIMENT)


gelatin silver print, signed, dated 'circa 1942,' and annotated ‘n. y.’ and ‘J’ in pencil on the reverse, 1942, printed later (Levitt, no. 5)

10⅜ by 7 in. (26.4 by 17.8 cm.)

This print, on double-weight Agfa paper, is in generally excellent condition. The left margin is gently rippled. '#58' and 'J' are written in an unidentified hand in pencil on the reverse. There is a Ginny Williams Collection label on the reverse of the mat and a Laurence Miller Gallery label on an accompanying backboard.


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