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Lee Friedlander

Nashville, Tennessee / Cincinnati, Ohio

Lot Closed

October 5, 03:50 PM GMT


25,000 - 35,000 USD

Lot Details


Lee Friedlander

B. 1934

Nashville, Tennessee / Cincinnati, Ohio

a unique object, 2 gelatin silver prints, comprising Nashville, Tennessee, and Cincinnati, Ohio, mounted back-to-back to card, signed in pencil on each side of the mount, framed by the photographer in an antique wooden view plate holder, 1963

images: each no larger than 9 ½ by 6 ¼ in. (24.1 by 16.5 cm.)

Frame: 12 ½ by 10 ½ in. (31.8 by 26.7 cm.)

Gift of the photographer to Charlotte and Harry Gordon, circa 1966
Cincinnati, Ohio:

Lee Friedlander (Paris: Centre National de la Photographie, 1987), pl. 3

Rod Slemmons, Like a One-Eyed Cat: Photographs by Lee Friedlander 1956-1987 (New York, 1989), pl. 32

Peter Galassi, Friedlander (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2005), pl. 67

John Szarkowski, The Photographer’s Eye (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1966), p. 141

Peter Galassi, American Photography 1890-1965 from The Museum of Modern Art (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1995), p. 241

Nashville, Tennessee:

Peter Galassi, Friedlander (New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2005), pl. 90

Lee Friedlander: The Little Screens (San Francisco: Fraenkel Gallery, 2001), cover (cropped) and pl. 16