ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ (1894–1985)
IMAGES OF NEW YORK: A PLACE APART
ANDRÉ KERTÉSZ (1894–1985)
United Nations, 1951
stamped photographer’s credit, variously numbered and dated ' 2-23-51/18.' (on the reverse)
ferrotyped gelatin silver print
image: 9 3/8 x 6 1/2 in. (23.9 x 16.6 cm.)
sheet: 9 3/8 x 6 3/4 in. (23.9 x 17.2 cm.)
The Estate of André Kertész
Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
André Kertész: New York State of Mind, exh. cat., Chicago, Stephen Daiter Gallery, 2001, p. 13 (illustrated).
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Neutral hued image on glossy single weight paper with thin margins. There is minor bumping at the corners, not affecting the image. Condition is consistent with ferrotyped prints of this era, including soft creases in places. This print does not fluoresce under ultraviolet light. Please note this lot is sold unframed.
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