Lot 166: GEORGE PLATT LYNES (1907-1955) Male nude with arms raised.
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
GEORGE PLATT LYNES (1907-1955)
Male nude with arms raised. Silver print, the image measuring 9x7 1/2 inches (22.9x19.1 cm.). Circa 1950
From Glenway Wescott; to John Stevenson, in 1978-79.
Lynes' lifelong relationship with Wescott is the subject of When We Were Three, Travel Albums of George Platt Lynes, Monroe Wheeler and Glenway Westcott 1925-1935 (Pohorilenko and Crump, Arena Editions, 1998) and many other books.