Apr 27, 2023 - Sale 2634

Sale 2634 - Lot 175

Price Realized: $ 5,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
Mother Jones Fine Print Portfolios, New York Portfolio 2. With 5 (of 5) photographs from important photographers, including Berenice Abbott, Dan Weiner, Ernst Haas, Arthur Leipzig, and Andreas Feininger. Silver prints, the images from 7 3/8x9 1/4 to 12 1/2x10 1/4 inches (18.7x23.5 to 31.7x26 cm.), and the reverse, the sheets 14x11 inches (35.6x27.9 cm.), the Abbott with an edition stamp with the number 2; the Haas with his Estate stamp and signature; the Feininger with his signature in ink; the Leipzig with his signature in pencil and his credit stamps, one with the negative date; and the Weiner with his signature, title, and date in ink, on verso. Black cloth-covered folio with the silver stamped title; the colophon with the edition notation 2/50; contents loose as issued. New York: Mother Jones, 1936-62; printed 1990s

Provenance: From the Estate of Arthur Leipzig

Berenice Abbott El Station Interior, 6th and 9th Avenue Lines, Manhattan, 1936 * Dan Weiner New Year's Eve, Times Square, New York City, 1951 * Ernst Haas Times Square, New York, 1962 * Arthur Leipzig Ideal Laundry, Brooklyn, 1946 * Andreas Feininger Jewish Shop on the Lower East Side, Manhattan, circa 1940