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    ROBERT FRANK (American, b. 1924)
    Newburgh, New York, 1955
    Gelatin silver, circa 1969
    11-3/4 x 7-7/8 inches (29.8 x 20.0 cm)
    Signed, titled, and dated in ink in the image on the verso Fishkilll, NY 1955 Robert Frank

    Private Collection, New York (inherited);
    Estate of Bill McCartney, Photographic Printer Lab One, Carnegie Hall Studios, gift from Mr. Lillard;
    Garfield Lillard, Owner Lab One, Carnegie Hall Studios;
    Artist produced to coincide with the second American edition of "The Americans", 1969.

    Evergreen Review, No. 4, 1957, Grove Press.

    This image is commonly known as 'Newburgh, New York' but occasionally, as with this lot, Frank titled the print 'Fish Kill' or 'Fishkill' which is on opposite side of the Hudson River from Newburgh.

    More information about ROBERT FRANK, also known as Frank, Robert, Robert Frank.

    Condition Report*: Unmounted; overall paper size of 14 x 11 inches. Please contact the Photographs department for a full condition report of this lot.
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    Auction Dates
    March, 2013
    23rd Saturday
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