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Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006) Harlem Rooftops

Auction:
2877B
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2877B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006)

Harlem Rooftops, 1948, printed later. Inscribed and dated "Harlem..." in blue ink and with pencil annotations on the verso. Gelatin silver print, image size 7 x 12 in. (17.8 x 30.5 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Subtle handling crimp in image l.l., creases in margins u.l., hinge remnants on verso along upper edge.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Sheet measures 11 x 14 in. (28.0 x 35.6 cm). No additional issues to report.


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