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Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Eleanor, Chicago

Auction:
2877B
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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

Description:

Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999)

Eleanor, Chicago, 1949, printed 1980. Signed "Harry Callahan" in pencil below the image l.r., numbered "II/27" in pencil below the image l.l. Gelatin silver print, image size 5 x 4 1/2 in. (12.7 x 11.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Mounted.

N.B. The photograph was issued with the publication Water's Edge (Lyme, CT: Calloway Editions, 1980). The book, which accompanies the lot, is signed "Harry Callahan" in black ink and numbered "II/27" in pencil on the last page.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Mount measures 13 3/8 x 11 in. (34.0 x 28.0 cm). The print, book, and slipcover are in good condition. No additional issues to report.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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