'CALIFORNIA KISS', SANTA MONICA, 1955
Oversized silver print, printed later. Signed in black ink in the lower margin. Matted and framed.
Image 60.5 x 91 cm (23¾ x 35¾ in.);
sheet 75.5 x 101.1 cm (29 ½ x 39 ¾ in.)
This oversized and beautiful silver print with rich deep blacks is in overall very good condition. With light undulation to the top right and along the lower edge of the print. With some very small loss of varnish to the paper at the top edge print, only visible on close inspection.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Private collection, Sweden
Hamburg Kennedy Art Advisory + Projects, New York
Elliott Erwitt, Snaps, London, Phaidon, 2003, ill. pp. 502/503