Lot 356: O. WINSTON LINK (1914-2001) A binder with 37 crisp photographs documenting a hospital in New York City.
October 25, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
O. WINSTON LINK (1914-2001)
A binder with 37 crisp photographs documenting a hospital in New York City.
Includes images of the exterior, patients waiting and recovering in rooms, nurses (including one shot from below of a white-uniformed nurse striding down a hallway), lab technicians (including women), surgeons, physical therapists and their patients, other doctors, and the kitchen staff (who are African American). Each are depicted in Link's characteristic cinematic aesthetic. Ferrotyped silver prints, the images measuring 8x10 inches (20.3x25.4 cm.), and the reverse, each with Link's 58 East 34th St. owl hand stamp and a numeric notation, in pencil, on verso; housed in plastic sleeves. 4to, binder with metal ring binding, missing the exterior covers, but with the stiff endpapers and a metal spine. 1953