Lot 124: LEWIS WICKES HINE, (AMERICAN 1874-1940), WORKERS WITH FLAG
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
LEWIS WICKES HINE
WORKERS WITH FLAG
Ca. 1911, printed later (possible second generation print). Silver print
10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3cm)
With faint toning to the sheet and minor scratches/scuffs/abrasions and a 1/4 inch harder scratch in the left hand margin. With general wear to the surface and extreme edges. This wear is especially evident at corners. Soft handling crease measuring 1 inch, present to the right of the right most figure. With old residue form previous adhesive present in four places verso with attendant skinning to the paper where the same adhesive was removed. Verso exhibits wear and soiling especially at extreme edges. There is a soft ripple running vertically the entire length of the left hand side of the sheet. Clean and attractive, archivally framed.
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