Oct 25, 2016 - Sale 2426

Sale 2426 - Lot 251

Estimate: $ 20,000 - $ 30,000
Detroit (drugstore). Silver print, the image measuring 12 7/8x8 3/4 inches (32.7x22.2 cm.), the sheet 14x11 inches (35.6x27.9 cm.), with Frank's signature, title, and date (faded), in ink, on recto, and with the Robert Frank Archive hand stamp, with the numeric notations, in pencil, and his copyright hand stamp with Frank's credit and copyright date 1979, in ink, on verso. 1955; printed 1970s

Additional Details

Frank, The Americans (Grove Press), no. 69.

Greenough, Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans (National Gallery of Art/Scalo), pp. 294, 479, and 480, and Contact no. 69.

U. S. Camera [Annual] 1958, p. 101.

Frank and Penman, Robert Frank: Story Lines (Steidl), frontispiece.

Shelden, "Melancholy and Menace," Telegraph Magazine, May 3, 2008, p. 34.