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      Sale 2351 | Lot 66
      Price Realized: $16,250With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2351 Lot 66

        FREUD, SIGMUND. Photograph Signed and Inscribed, "Dr. Smiley Blanton / . . . For Remembrance / . . . Freud," in German, 1/2-length portrait by Halberstadt, showing him holding a cigar and with other hand on hip. Inscribed on the mount above and below the image. 8 1/2x6 1/2 inches (image), 12x9 inches overall; short closed tear at bottom edge of mount. "Tegel" [Berlin], 10 May 1930

        Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

        Blanton (1882-1966) was an intimate friend of Freud, having undergone analysis from the master. He was the author of the best-selling Love or Perish, 1956, a psychoanalyst in New York for many years, and co-founder with Norman Vincent Peale of the American Foundation of Religion and Psychiatry (today known as the Blanton-Peale Institute and Counseling Center).

        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $16,250