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ANDRÉ VILLERS | LES TROIS TETES, VALLAURIS

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Estimate:

3,000

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- 5,000 USD

ANDRÉ VILLERS | LES TROIS TETES, VALLAURIS

ANDRÉ VILLERS | LES TROIS TETES, VALLAURIS

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

1,250

USD

ANDRÉ VILLERS

1930 - 2016

LES TROIS TETES, VALLAURIS


gelatin silver print, possibly ferrotyped, signed, dated, and annotated in pencil and with the photographer's Photo André Villers (Mention Obligatoire) credit stamp on the reverse, framed, 1959

image: 375 by 191mm 14¾ by 7½ in

framed: 484 by 584 mm  19 by 23 in

This gelatin silver print, likely ferrotyped, is in generally very good condition. In raking light, several handling creases are visible throughout, notably several sharp creases that appear to break the emulsion adjacent to the right and left edges. There is a linear crease in the right portion of the image, running from the top edge to the lower edge. There is moderate soiling on the reverse. There is a one-inch repaired tear extending from the left edge. The following is annotated by the photographer in pencil: 'photo et tirage réalisées par moi-même avant 1959.'


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