Joe Rosenthal (1911-2006), Iwo Jima, Feb. 23, 1945(557 views)
Description: Full title: Old Glory Goes Up on Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima, February 23, 1945. This photograph is one of the iconic images of World War II. It is signed by Rosenthal and numbered (340 copies). It is a large print, produced by LIFE magazine, and it comes from the original negative. LIFE normally sells these prints for $18,000
Notes: Coming from the original negative, the print has "character." It is not cleaned up like the reproduction on this page.
Dimensions: Printed on 20 x 16 inch (50 x 40 cm.) paper
Medium: Silver gelatin photographic print