09-21-2018 09-21-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3140B Boston
September 21, 2018 10:00AMCalender
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Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy

 
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3140B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)

Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy, and Walter Gropius, 1949, 1952, 1952, and 1958, respectively, printed later. Hope identified and dated in pencil on the verso with artist's copyright stamp, the remainder from an edition of 500 printed in 1978, each signed with embossed stamp l.r., identified and dated in pencil on the verso, artist's copyright stamp with printing date and numbered "5/500," "6/500," and "5/500," respectively, on the verso. Gelatin silver prints, image sizes to 13 3/4 x 10 3/4 in., matted, unframed. Condition: Hope and Gropius with minor handling creases l.r.
Estimate $20-200


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Keywords

John F. Kennedy, Bob Hope