Lot 100
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Robert Frank

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Description

  • Robert Frank
  • 'Miami' (Elevator, Miami Beach Hotel)
  • Gelatin SIlver Print
signed, titled, and dated '1956' in ink in the margin, annotations in pencil on the reverse, framed, 1955, possibly printed in the 1960s

Provenance

Galerie Yajima, Montreal, circa 1975

Literature

Robert Frank, The Americans (New York, 1958), no. 44

Aaron Siskind and Jonathan Logan, eds., Choice: A Magazine of Poetry and Photography, 1962, cover

LIFE Library of Photography: Documentary Photography (New York, 1970), p. 173

Tod Papageorge, Walker Evans and Robert Frank: An Essay on Influence (Yale University of Art Gallery, 1977), p. 19

Robert Frank, The Lines of My Hand (New York, 1989), unpaginated

Sarah Greenough and Philip Brookman, Robert Frank: Moving Out (National Gallery of Art, 1994), p. 191

Robert Frank: Story Lines (Tate Modern, 2004), frontispiece 1

Sarah Greenough, Looking In: Robert Frank’s The Americans (National Gallery of Art, 2009), pp. v, 263, 467, 473, and 479, and Contact no. 44

Peter Galassi, Robert Frank: In America (Stanford, 2014), p. 58

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