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    James Abbe (American, 1883-1973)
    Betty Blythe (on the set of Southern Love), 1924
    Gelatin silver print
    15-5/8 x 12-3/8 inches (39.7 x 31.4 cm) (image)
    19-3/4 x 15-3/8 inches (sheet)
    Signed in pencil, lower margin recto. Production annotations in pencil and on typed label, verso.

    Condition Report*: Overall good condition, commensurate with age. Mild silver mirroring, mostly visible in lower left quadrant. Two approximately 6-inch horizontal lines of indentation extending inward from center of right edge. A small dot of retouching to the proper left strap of the figure's dress. Age yellowing, creasing, and a few pinpoints of foxing to sheet margins, not affecting the image. Losses to upper left, lower left, and lower right corners of sheet, not affecting the image. A few small tears to extreme edges of sheet, not affecting the image. Sheet is loose; not framed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2021
    11th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
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