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2930B Boston
September 23, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

Leonard Freed (American, 1929-2006) Muscle Boy, Harlem

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2930B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 23, 2016 12:00PM


Leonard Freed (American, 1929-2006)

Muscle Boy, Harlem, 1963, printed 2001-02 by The Highland Studio, Inc., Beacon-on-Hudson, New York. Signed "Leonard Freed" in black ink on the recto l.r., numbered "25/100" in black ink on the recto l.l., titled, dated, and numbered in pencil on the verso, labeled "© Leonard Freed/Magnum Photos, Inc." on the verso l.c. Iris print, image size 11 3/4 x 17 1/4 in. (29.9 x 43.8 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: The estate of the artist.

N.B. Only 25 prints of the planned edition of 100 were made. The print is accompanied by a "certificate of tirage" from Eyestorm.com Edition.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Sheet measures 20 x 16 in. (50.9 x 40.7 cm).

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