1890 - 1976
CATHERINE HESSLING, 1925
tirage argentique d'époque
tampon du photographe 'MAN RAY, 31 bis, rue Campagne Première, PARIS' (référence: Manford - Premier tampon rue Campagne Première - M2) au verso
vintage silver print
photographer's stamp 'MAN RAY, 31 bis, rue Campagne Première, PARIS' (reference: Manford - First rue Campagne Première Stamp - M2) on the reverse
9 x 6 ¾ in.; 23 x 17,3 cm
This silver print is overall excellent vintage condition, with beautiful matt tones. Two clip marks near lower corners, from the drying process. A very small unidentified stain in center of print, visible under close inspection.
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