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Helen Levitt (American, 1913-2009) Untitled (Chalk Drawing of Two Figures)

Auction:
2877B
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2877B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Helen Levitt (American, 1913-2009)

Untitled (Chalk Drawing of Two Figures), c. 1939. Signed or inscribed and dated "Helen Levitt..." in pencil on the verso. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet size 9 5/8 x 7 in. (24.5 x 17.8 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Slight rippling to sheet, unobtrusive crease at u.c., minor wear at corners.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

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Helen Levitt, Levitt, Surnames

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