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Hermann C. Lythgoe (American, act. 1920–1940) Three Photographs: East River, High Tension

Auction:
2661B
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2661B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 22, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Hermann C. Lythgoe (American, act. 1920–1940)

Three Photographs: East River, High Tension and Silhouette
Each identified on labels and with exhibition labels (see below) affixed to the
reverse.
Bromide prints, sight sizes to 9 1/2 x 11 1/4 in., mounted, unframed.
Condition: Minor toning.

Exhibitions: San Antonio Salon of Pictorial Photography, 1936; Fifty Photographs by Hermann C. Lythgoe at concerts of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, January 1940; Open Exhibition by Wolverhampton Photographic Society, 1933; Fifth Annual Blossom Festival Salon of Photography 1939; Scottish National Salon, 1993; Boston Camera Club 4th International Salon; El IX Salon internacional de fotografia, Madrid, 1932.

Note: Exhibition posters from Martha Jackson Gallery, Poindexter Gallery, and Leo Castelli Gallery, among others (most with folding creases) accompany the lot.
Estimate $700-900


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Hermann C. Lythgoe, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Camera Club, Wolverhampton Photographic Society, Madrid, Leo Castelli Gallery, Martha Jackson Gallery, Poindexter Gallery

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