EDWARD STEICHEN (American, 1879-1973)
    Vitality, Yvette Guilbert, Paris, from Camera Work XLII/XLIII, 1913
    Gelatin silver, printed later by Rolf Petersen
    13-5/8 x 10-5/8 inches (34.6 x 27.0 cm)
    Titled, dated, and annotated in pencil with artist's credit stamp on verso.

    Yvette Guilbert, a singer, was a headliner at the Moulin Rouge. Performing regularly in the 1890s in Paris, she became one of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec's favorite subjects.

    Condition Report*:

    Semigloss print on double weight paper with margins to an overall paper size of 13-7/8 x 10-7/8 inches; hinged to mat.  Scattered half-moon crimps throughout, only visible in raking light with no losses;  vertical hair-line buckling visible in three areas to extreme right edge, no losses and only visible in raking light.

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    April, 2014
    5th Saturday
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