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Two Photographs: Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut

Auction:
3114T
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$135$110

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Auction:
Discovery - 3114T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Photographs:

Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut and Edwin Locke (American, 20th Century), Street Corner, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1940s, printed from negatives in the Library of Congress. Gelatin silver prints, 16 1/2 x 23 in., framed (without glass). Condition: Minor surface grime, Forging Crew with small emulsion losses c.l. and subtle scratches.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Edwin Locke, Gordon Parks, Forging, Gelatin, Gelatin silver process, Industrial processes, Negative, Photograph, Visual arts, Manchester

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