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Ernst Haas (Austrian/American, 1921-1986) Lights of New York City

Auction:
3140B
Lot:
146
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3140B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Ernst Haas (Austrian/American, 1921-1986)

Lights of New York City, 1970, printed 2018. Titled, dated, numbered "15/50," 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.
Condition: Good.

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.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Sheet measures 20 x 30 in. (51.0 x 76.2 cm).


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Keywords

Alexander Haas, Chromogenic, Chromogenic print, Ernst Haas, Haas, Photographic processes, Photography, Visual arts, New York City

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