Oct 17, 2019 - Sale 2520

Sale 2520 - Lot 237

Estimate: $ 6,000 - $ 9,000
LOUIS STETTNER (1922-2016)
Portfolio entitled Portraits. With 13 (of 13) photographs. Silver prints, the images measuring 18x12 inches (45.7x30.5 cm.), and slightly smaller, and the reverse, the sheets 20x16 inches (40.6x50.8 cm.), and slightly smaller, each with Stettner's embossed blind stamp on recto, and with his signature, title, negative date, and edition notation 2/3, in pencil, on verso. Folio-sized gray folder with the handwritten title, in black ink, on the cover; the prints are enclosed in a folder with the handwritten colophon on the front, including Stettner's signature and the edition number 2, in ink; contents loose as issued. ONE OF THREE SIGNED AND NUMBERED PORTFOLIOS PLUS ONE ARTIST PROOF. Self-published, 1974-88; printed 1989

Additional Details

Janet, 1988 Woman in the Stoking Cap, 1974 Heather, 1988 Anton, 1986 Anton - 4 hours old, 1982 Times Square Lady, 1987 Brassaï, 1983 Isabel "sic Transit Gloria Mundi," 1986 Pea Vendor, Wall St., 1987 Michèle, 1988 Dame of New York, 1984 Coal Miner, Lens, France, 1978 Tim, 1988.