Sep 21, 2021 - Sale 2579

Sale 2579 - Lot 32

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000

ARNOLD NEWMAN (1918-2006)

Abraham Walkowitz in front of New York Stock Exchange * Portrait of Ibram Lassaw.
Together, 2 silver prints, the images measuring 247.7x196.9 mm; 9 3/4x7 3/4 inches, the former on a mount 393.7x323.9 mm; 15 1/2x12 3/4 inches, with Newman's signature, in pencil, on mount recto, and the latter flush mounted with Newman's copyright hand stamp, the sitter's credit, in pencil, and the negative date, in ink, on mount verso. Circa 1960 and 1977; the latter printed 1980s.

Published: (Abraham Walkowitz) Zabriskie Gallery, Zabriskie Fifty Years, 2004, page 110 (illustrated).

Zabriskie Gallery, New York held an exhibition titled "Photographic Portraits of Walkowitz," September 8-October 17, 1992, including work by Newman alongside those of Lotte Jacobi, Alfred Stieglitz and Carl van Vechten.