DOROTHEA LANGE | UNTITLED (UNEMPLOYED MEN, SAN FRANCISCO)
UNTITLED (UNEMPLOYED MEN, SAN FRANCISCO)
gelatin silver print, mounted, signed and dated in pencil on the mount, 1933 (Davis, p. 32)
7⅞ by 7¼ in. (20 by 18.4 cm.)
This print is in generally excellent condition. In raking light, the following are visible: a few minor impressions; hairline scratches; and a 4-inch soft vertical crease in the lower left quadrant, possibly a result of the mounting process.
On the reverse, '33008-3' is inscribed in pencil in an unidentified hand.
Ginny Williams Collection and Joel Soroka, Ltd. labels on the reverse of the mat.
When examined under ultraviolet light, this print does not appear to fluoresce.
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.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Joel Soroka, Ltd., Boulder, 1991