'PORTRAIT OF ERNESTO ESPOSITO AND FREDERICA DELLA VOLPE', MONTECATINI, ITALY, 1989
Silver print. Signed, titled, dated, numbered 4/10 in pencil, with the copyright credit and reproduction limitation stamps on the verso. Matted and framed.
Image 48.6 x 48.3 cm (19⅛ x 19 in.);
sheet 60.8 x 50.5 cm (23⅞ x 19⅞ in.)
This beautiful silver print is in overall very good to excellent condition. With two small handling marks on the right hand side and only visible in raking light. With small loss of paper to the lower right hand corner, only visible upon close inspection.
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Private collection, Switzerland
Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, Photographs, 16 April 2010, lot 007