Harry Callahan on Sale Now at Auction
Estimated Price: $5,000 - $7,000
Description: Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Eleanor, 1952 gelatin silver print, mounted signed in pencil on the mount 7.5" x 9.5" Provenance: Property from the Estate of Mildred E. Thompson, Chicago, Illinois Exhibitions: Chicago's Bauhaus Legacy, The New Bauhaus - School of Design in Chicago - Institute of Design, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, August 9 - September 29, 2013, illustrated pg. 25.
Condition Report: overall good condition.View additional info »
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Description: Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Eleanor, Port Huron, 1954, printed 1976. Signed "Harry Callahan" in pencil below the image l.r. Gelatin silver print, image size 7 1/16 x 7 in. (18.0 x 17.8 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Hinged with linen tape at corners on left side. Provenance: Estate of Calvin V. Giusti, Providence, Rhode Island. N.B. This original photograph was offered with the first edition of the publication Callahan edited and introduced by John Szarkowski (New York: Aperture in association with the Museum of Modern Art, 1976). The book with which the print came is signed and numbered "68" in black ink on the title page and accompanies the lot along with the original invoice from Aperture.
Condition Report: Sheet measures 10 x 8 in. (25.5 x 20.4 cm). 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.View additional info and full condition report »
Description: Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Eleanor, 1948 gelatin silver print 7 1/2 x 9 3/8 inches.View additional info »
Description: Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999) Chicago (trees in snow), 1950 gelatin silver print 7 1/2 x 9 3/8 inches.View additional info »