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Lewis W. Hine

'On the Bowery - New York City' (Italian Immigrant, East Side, New York City)

Estimate:

10,000 to - 15,000 USD

Lewis W. Hine

Lewis W. Hine

'On the Bowery - New York City' (Italian Immigrant, East Side, New York City)

'On the Bowery - New York City' (Italian Immigrant, East Side, New York City)

Estimate:

10,000 to - 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

9,450

USD

Lewis W. Hine

1874 - 1940

'On the Bowery - New York City' (Italian Immigrant, East Side, New York City)


gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, a typed label, with the photographer's credit and extensive title, on the reverse, 1909, probably printed in the 1920s or 1930s

image: 9 ½ by 7 ⅜ in. (24.3 by 18.7 cm.)

Please note the color and shades in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings. This photograph is in generally excellent condition. There is minor edge and corner wear. The reverse of the mount is slightly soiled and there are yellowed adhesive remnants near the upper edge. The typed label reads: 'On the Bowery ,- New York City / Taking home the family job. / A Documentary Photo-study ,- 1909 / By Lewis Hine / Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y.'


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Sotheby's New York, 16 October 2007, Sale 8349, Lot 138
America & Lewis Hine (Aperture, 1977), p. 27 (variant cropping)

Jonathan L. Doherty, ed., Women and Work: 153 Photographs by Lewis W. Hine (Rochester: George Eastman House, 1981), p. 3 (variant cropping)