Photographs from the Ginny Williams Collection

Photographs from the Ginny Williams Collection

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TINA MODOTTI | INTERIOR OF CHURCH TOWER AT TEPOTZOTLÁN, MEXICO

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July 14, 05:43 PM GMT

Estimate

200,000 - 300,000 USD

Lot Details

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TINA MODOTTI

1896-1942

INTERIOR OF CHURCH TOWER AT TEPOTZOTLÁN, MEXICO


platinum print, tipped to a buff paper mount, signed and dated by the photographer and with possible autograph by 'Carlos Mérida’ in pencil on the mount, framed, Howard Greenberg Gallery and Museum of New Mexico exhibition labels on the reverse, 1924

9½ by 7⅛ in. (24.1 by 18.9 cm.)

Estate of Carlos Mérida

Ava Vargas & Roberto Rochin, Pasadena

Fahey/Klein Gallery, 1991

Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, 1992

Mildred Constantine, Tina Modotti: A Fragile Life (New York, 1983), p. 109

Christiane Barckhausen-Canale, Verdad y Leyenda de Tina Modotti (Havana, 1989), p. 110, fig. 29

Constance Sullivan and Eugenia Parry Janis, eds., Women Photographers (New York, 1990), pl. 46

Valentina Agostinis, Tina Modotti: gli anni luminosi (Pordenone, 1992), p. 71

Sarah Lowe, Tina Modotti: Photographs (Philadelphia, 1995), pl. 24

James N. Wood and Teri J. Edelstein, The Art Institute of Chicago: The Essential Guide (Chicago, 1997), p. 177 

Patricia Albers, Shadows, Fire, Snow: The Life of Tina Modotti (New York, 1999), p. 112

Margaret Hooks, Tina Modotti (Aperture, 1999), p. 49

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Edward Weston: Photography and Modernism (Boston, 1999), p. 34

James N. Wood, Treasures from The Art Institute of Chicago (Manchester, 2000), p. 266

Margaret Hooks, Tina Modotti (London, 2002), p. 17

James N. Wood, The Art Institute of Chicago: The Essential Guide – Revised Edition (Chicago, 2003), p. 177

Sarah Lowe, Tina Modotti & Edward Weston: The Mexico Years (London and New York, 2004), p. 29