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Leonard Freed (American, 1926-2006) Black in White America: Southern State, USA

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2816BLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 29, 2015 12:00PM


Leonard Freed (American, 1926-2006)

Black in White America: Southern State, USA, 1964-65, printed after 2006. Unsigned, signed by the artist's widow "Brigitte Freed" in pencil on the verso l.r., stamped "© Leonard Freed-Magnum" in black ink on the verso l.r. Gelatin silver print, image size 8 1/4 x 12 3/4 in. (21.0 x 32.5 cm),unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Minor handling creases at corners of sheet.

Provenance: The estate of Leonard Freed.

N.B. The lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the artist's estate.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Sheet measures 11 x 14 in. (28.0 x 35.6 cm). Inscribed "BOOK: "BLACK IN WHITE AMERICA"/1964/1965 SOUTHERN STATE USA" on the verso l.l. No additional issues to report.

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Leonard Freed, United States