Aug 19, 2021 - Sale 2578

Sale 2578 - Lot 73

Price Realized: $ 4,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900


A group of approximately 98 photographs produced by Kensington Road from Bruce of LA's negatives.
The group is comprised of sets, housed in their original paper envelopes, organized by model. The classically inspired "beefcake" imagery, the models include Mike Kevin, Scotty Cunningham, George Ruff, Charlie Ram, and more. Silver prints, the images measuring 177.8x127 mm; 7x5 inches, and the reverse; enclosed in envelopes with the catalogue number, stamped or in ink, on the front. 1950s-60s; printed after 1974.

Additional Details

Following Bellas' death in 1974, photographer Kurt Deitrick continued
distributing his work under the name Kensington Road. Collectors could order prints of their favorite models by series numbers referenced in printed catalogues he also produced.