Oct 19, 2017 - Sale 2458

Sale 2458 - Lot 45

Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
LEWIS W. HINE (1874-1940)
A Greek Gunga Din, Piraeus, Greece, American Red Cross. Sepia-toned silver print, the image measuring 10 1/4x8 inches (27.3x20.3 cm.), double mounted, the larger 12 3/4x9 3/4 inches (32.4x24.8 cm.), with Hine's title and date, in pencil and in ink, on the smaller mount recto, and with his signature, a variant title (Water Boy, Piraeus, Greece, Red Cross), and a numeric notation 334, in pencil and in ink, and his Hastings-on-Hudson hand stamp, on the larger mount verso. 1918