Apr 20, 2017 - Sale 2443

Sale 2443 - Lot 135

Price Realized: $ 5,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,500
A group of 17 photographs of the Big Apple, including images by Louis Stettner, Morris Engel, Louis Faurer, Russell Lee, and 5 by Saul Levine. Silver prints, the images ranging from 8x5 1/4 to 17 3/4x12 inches (20.3x13.3 to 45.1x30.5 cm.), four with sheets slightly larger, one flush mounted, all but three signed, in ink or in pencil, on recto or verso, and some with hand stamps. Circa 1935-79

Additional Details

Saul Levine, Brooklyn Bridge, 1939, Coney Island, 1944, Coney Island, 1946, Coney Island, 1947, New York City Bank Russell Lee, New York City storefront, circa 1935 Robert Janssen, Lower East Side, New York, 1936 Gayle A. Foster, Waiting for the 7:19, circa 1939 Fred Stein, Harlem, 1940s Werner Wolff, Construction of the antenna of the Empire State Building, 1940s Morris Engel, Shoe Shine, 14th Street, circa 1947 Louis Faurer, Union Square, N.Y.C., 1948; printed 1981 Louis Stettner, N.Y.C. Cowboy, 1974, Truck and Setting Sun, N.Y.C., 1979; printed 1981 Unknown photographer, World's Fair Parade, 1938 Unknown photographer, Empire State Building at night, 1950s Unknown photographer, Central Park at night, 1950s.

From Hyperion Press Limited, New York, New York, in the 1980s-90s.

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