'NEW BRIGHTON', MERSEYSIDE (FROM THE SERIES THE LAST RESORT), 1983-1986
Chromogenic print, printed 1986. Signed, titled, dated and annotated in black ink on the verso. Mounted.
Image 26.8 x 32.5 cm (10½x 12¾in.);
sheet 30.5 x 40.5 cm (12 x 15⅞in.)
This print is in overall very good condition. Hinge mounted. Margin slightly yellowed. Two extremely small pin holes in the lower margin, away from image. One faint brown liquid stain to the upper margin, away from the image. A faint indentation mark at mid-left edge of image only visible in raking light.
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Gifted by the Artist to the present owner in 2002.
'Part of the role of photography is to exaggerate, and that is an aspect that I have to puncture. I do that by showing the world as I really find it'. - Martin Parr