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January 23, 2020 06:00 PMCalender
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Steve McCurry (American, b. 1950) Afghan Girl (Sharbat Gula),Refugee Camp, Pakistan

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$6,875$5,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3338BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 23, 2020 6:00PM

Description:

Steve McCurry (American, b. 1950)

Afghan Girl (Sharbat Gula),Refugee Camp, Pakistan, 1984, printed later. Signed "Steve McCurry" on the reverse. Chromogenic print on Fuji Crystal Archive paper, image size 19 1/2 x 13 in. (49.4 x 33.0 cm),matted, framed.
Condition: Minor crease to l.r. quadrant measuring approximately 1/2 inch.

N.B. This now iconic portrait was featured on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Affixed to the backing with linen tape to the upper margin.


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Keywords

Pakistan