signed and dated in ink on the image, numerical notations in pencil and a circular label with annotations in ink on the reverse, framed, 1956, printed in the 1970s (The Americans, no. 72)
13¼ by 8¾ in. (33.7 by 22.2 cm.)
This print, on heavy double-weight paper with a slight surface sheen, is in generally excellent condition. The margin corners are very slightly bumped.
On the reverse of the print, there is a bright yellow circular sticker with the annotation 'P/K A-108' in ink. The following notations are in pencil:
When examined with ultraviolet light, this print appears to fluoresce.
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The photographer to a private collection, New York
Sotheby's New York, 8 April 2008, Sale 8424, Lot 254
Collection of Ruth and Jake Bloom, Los Angeles
Sotheby's New York, Robert Frank: The Americans, The Ruth and Jake Bloom Collection, 17 December 2015, Sale 9249, Lot 13