Lot 65
  • 65

Edward Steichen

Estimate
7,000 - 10,000 USD
Sold
5,000 USD
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Description

  • Edward Steichen
  • Self Portrait, Milwaukee
  • flush-mounted, framed, The American Federation of Arts exhibition labels on the reverse of the frame backing
  • Gelatin silver print
The American Federation of Arts exhibition labels on the reverse of the frame

Provenance

The Photographer
Thence by descent to Joanne Steichen (the photographer’s widow)
Received as a gift from the above

Exhibited

New York, The American Federation of Arts, Faces in American Art, February 1958 – February 1960, no. 67

Literature

Edward Steichen, A Life in Photography, New York, 1963, pl. 3, illustrated
Dennis Longwell, Steichen: The Master Prints 1895-1914, New York, 1978, pl. 1, illustrated 
Joel Smith, Edward Steichen: The Early Years, New York, 1999, fronstispiece
Pam Roberts, Photo Historica: Rare Images from the Collection of the Royal Photographic Society, New York, 2000, p. 52, illustrated
Joanna Steichen, Steichen's Legacy, New York, 2000, pl. 3, illustrated
Todd Brandow and William A. Ewing, Edward Steichen: Lives in Photography, New York, 2008, pl. 7, illustrated
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