Ernst Haas (Austrian/American, 1921-1986) The Swimmer, Greece
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- American & European Works of Art - 3072B
- Date / Time :
- January 26, 2018 10:00AM
Ernst Haas (Austrian/American, 1921-1986)
The Swimmer, Greece, 1970, printed 2017. Titled, dated, numbered "7/30," and signed by Alexander Haas in ink on a Haas Studio label. Chromogenic print, image size 17 3/8 x 26 in. (44.0 x 66.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
N.B. A passionate photojournalist and one-time member of the photography collective Magnum, Haas is perhaps best known as one of the pioneers of color photography. His 1962 retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern Art was that institution's first color photography exhibition. The Haas Studio label accompanies the lot.
Sheet measures 20 x 30 in. (51.0 x 76.2 cm).
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