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Price Realized: $5,750 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2514 Lot 153
PETER HUJAR (1934-1987)
Portrait of Jim Fouratt, Fire Island.
Silver print, the image measuring 13 3/4 inches square, 35 cm., the sheet 16x14 inches, 40.7x35.6 cm. 1969.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000
Jim Fouratt (1945- ) was a witness to and participant in the Stonewall rebellion that marked the birth of the modern lesbian and gay liberation movement. He was a founding member of Gay Liberation Front, the first post-Stonewall lesbian and gay activist organization, and staged and produced its iconic first poster (see lot 106). Fouratt was a founding member of HEAL and ACT UP, and also a founding board member of the New York Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center. At
the time this photograph was taken he was in a romantic relationship with Peter Hujar.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $5,750