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Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Halsman/Dali /A Portfolio of Ten Photographs

Auction:
3100B
Lot:
109A
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3100B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 11, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)

Halsman/Dali/A Portfolio of Ten Photographs, 1948-64, printed 1981 by Stephen Gersh, published by the Neikrug Press, New York, in an edition of 250. Numbered "43/250" and signed "Yvonne Halsman" in black ink on the colophon, each print stamped and numbered "HALSMAN/DALI/COPYRIGHT PHILIPPE HALSMANN ©81/ALL RIGHTS RESERVED/EDITION NUMBER 43/250" on the verso l.r. Gelatin silver prints, image sizes to 12 13/16 x 9 7/8 in. (32.5 x 25.0 cm), matted, housed in a clothbound portfolio case.
Condition: Several prints with mold, each print hinged to overmat at u.c., remnants of previous hinges at the upper corners on verso, water damage or similar to l.l. corner of portfolio case, colophon, and prints, wear to portfolio case.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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Keywords

Philippe Halsman, Stephen Gersh, PHILIPPE HALSMANN, Colophon, Halsman, Photography, Visual arts, Writing

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