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Diane Arbus

Marcello Mastroianni in his Hotel Room, NYC

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Estimate:

15,000 - 20,000 GBP

Diane Arbus

Diane Arbus

Marcello Mastroianni in his Hotel Room, NYC

Marcello Mastroianni in his Hotel Room, NYC

Estimate:

15,000 - 20,000 GBP

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Diane Arbus

1923 – 1971

Marcello Mastroianni in his Hotel Room, NYC


gelatin silver print, stamped, signed, dated, and annotated with the Arbus Estate authentication number by Doon Arbus, the photographer's daughter, in ink on the reverse, framed, a Robert Miller Gallery and a San Francisco Museum of Modern Art label on the reverse, circa 1962; accompanied by a copy of Diane Arbus Magazine Work (Aperture, 2004) (2)

image: 24.1 by 21 cm (8½ by 8¼ in.)

frame: 52.7 by 42.5 cm (20¾ by 16¾ in.)

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This print is in generally excellent condition. Upon close inspection, minor yellowing in the margins and very gentle rippling along the upper right margin edge are visible. The upper and lower right margin corners are slightly bumped. There is some soiling on the reverse.


On the reverse, the Arbus Estate authentication stamp is annotated '#1543-5-1U-1114' and the copyright stamp is dated '63' in ink. The following annotations are written in an unidentified hand in pencil: 'RMG# A0105.004-C’; ‘RMG# A9410.056-C’ [crossed out]; and ‘RMG#1084.40’ [crossed out].


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.

Robert Miller Gallery, New York

Acquired form the above by the present owner

Diane Arbus and Thomas W. Southall, Diane Arbus Magazine Work (Aperture, 1984), p. 27

Diane Arbus, Diane Arbus: Revelations (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2003), p. 161

Thomas W. Southall, Diane Arbus Magazine Work (Aperture, 2004), cover (variant crop)

San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Museum, Diane Arbus: Revelations, October 2003 - February 2004