02-07-201402-08-2014
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February 7, 2014 12:00 PMCalender
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Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002) La Mama del Bolero y el Bolero (The Mother of the Shoeshine Boy and the Shoeshine Boy

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2703BLocation: BostonDate / Time: February 07, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Manuel Alvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002)

La Mama del Bolero y el Bolero (The Mother of the Shoeshine Boy and the ShoeshineBoy, 1950s, printed later. Signed "M Alvarez Bravo" in pencil on the verso l.r., titled in pencil on the verso at the bottom, inscribed "127" in blue ballpoint ink below the image l.l. Gelatin silver print, image size 6 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. (17.0 x 24.3 cm),matted, unframed.
Condition: Unmounted, very minor surface crimps, crease in l.r. corner.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Sheet size 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm). Additional inscriptions: "16 x 20 [over] 14 x 18 [crossed out] vertical" in pencil on the verso l.l., "R50 [over] 85" in pencil on the verso l.r.


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