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    Description

    Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006)
    Group of 10 Photographs of Historical Figures, 1940s-1960s
    Gelatin silver
    14 x 11 inches (35.6 x 27.9 cm); and smaller
    Eight stamped with artist's copyright, verso. Each titled in pencil by an unknown hand, verso.

    This lot is accompanied by the photographer's typewritten notes on his subjects.

    Subjects include: Archibald MacLeish; Bope Mabinshe, King of the Bukubas, Congo; Anna Waneka [sic]; Brooks Atkinson; Democratic Senator of the 'Class of '59'; Michel Tapie; Eugene O'Neill; Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia; President Lyndon B. Johnson; President Harry S. Truman.


    More information about Arnold Newman, also known as Newman, Arnold, Arnold Newman, Newman, Arnold Abner.

    Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000.

    Condition Report*: Not framed. Overall fair condition commensurate with age. Overall scattered silver mirroring, creasing, and hairline scratches visible under raking light. Some with slight age yellowing, curling to the sheet, and minor peeling to extreme edges. A few fingerprint smudges visible under raking light. Bumped corners. Some with very faint publication notations.

    Condition of individual photographs available upon request.
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    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    March
    19th Friday
    Auction Dates
    April
    10th Saturday
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    18 Days
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