Lot 49: ABBOTT, BERENICE (1898-1991) Claude McKay, Paris.
October 4, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
ABBOTT, BERENICE (1898-1991)
Claude McKay, Paris. Warm-toned silver print, 9 1/4x6 1/2 inches (23.5x16.5 cm.), with Abbott's Paris hand stamp and notations identifying the subject, in pencil, on verso. 1926
Claude McKay was a Jamaican-American writer and poet, who became a seminal figure in the Harlem Renaissance.
Berenice Abbott: Photographs, 49.
Berenice Abbott, Vol. I (2008), 35.