Feb 21, 2019 - Sale 2499

Sale 2499 - Lot 299

Price Realized: $ 2,340
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Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
President and Mrs. Kennedy with Governor John Connally and his wife Nellie in the motorcade about two minutes before the assassination.
An iconic and sharp snapshot, which conveys a halycon moment on this tumultuous day. Chromogenic print, the image measuring 3x4 5/8 inches (7.6x11.7 cm.), the sheet slightly larger, with the date APR 64 in the negative, and a caption, in ink, on verso. 1963; printed 1964

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An image that resonates to this day with remarkable visual power, and is overlaid with a Gerhard Richter-like blurry pictorial trope.