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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3248B Boston
May 10, 2019 10:00AMCalender

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

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3248B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 10, 2019 10:00AM


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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Alexander Haas, New York City