Classic Photographs

Classic Photographs

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Imogen Cunningham

'Fageol Ventilators'

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October 5, 03:32 PM GMT


12,000 - 18,000 USD

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Imogen Cunningham

1883 - 1976

'Fageol Ventilators'

gelatin silver print, mounted to Crescent Quality illustration board, titled and dated in pencil on the mount, 1934, probably printed in the 1930s or 1940s; accompanied by a letter of authenticity signed by Rondal Partridge, the photographer's son (2)

image: 7 by 8 ⅞ in. (17.8 by 22.5 cm.)

Photofind Gallery, New York
Imogen Cunningham: Photographs (Seattle and London, 1970), pl. 25

Richard Lorenz, Imogen Cunningham, Ideas Without End: A Life in Photographs (San Francisco, 1993), pl. 82

Manfred Heiting, ed., Imogen Cunningham, 1883-1976 (Köln, 2001), p. 227

Karen Tsujimoto, Images of America: Precisionist Painting and Modern Photography (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1982), pl. 61

Precisionism in America 1915-1941: Reordering Reality (The Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, 1995), p. 72, p. 114