Oct 18, 2018 - Sale 2489

Sale 2489 - Lot 173

Price Realized: $ 2,125
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
W. EUGENE SMITH (1918-1978)
Women approaching car, from the Nurse Midwife photo essay in LIFE magazine. Silver print, the image measuring 13 1/4x8 3/4 inches (33.7x22.2 cm.), with Smith's West Street, NYC hand stamp, a LIFE Photo hand stamp, and a numeric hand stamp, and notations, in pencil, in an unknown hand, on verso. 1951

Additional Details

Smith, W. Eugene Smith, Master of the Photographic Essay (Aperture), cat. no. 16:087, p. 101 (variant).

"Nurse Midwife (variant)," LIFE magazine December 3, 1951.