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    Alfred Eisenstaedt (American, 1898-1995)
    V-J Day, Times Square, New York City, 1945
    Gelatin silver, 1991
    17-3/4 x 11-3/4 inches (45.1 x 29.8 cm)
    Signed and editioned '160/250' in ink margin recto; titled and dated, with the Time Life copyright and print notations in pencil on verso.

    LITERATURE:
    A. Eisenstaedt, Arthur Goldsmith, The Eye of Eisenstaedt, New York, The Viking Press, 1969, p. 56, illus.;
    Doris C. O'Neil (éd.), Eisenstaedt. Remembrances. Newly Expanded. 100th Anniversary Edition, Boston/ New York/ Londres, Prestel, 1999, p. 67, illus.;
    A. Eisenstaedt, Witness To Our Time, The Viking Press, 1966, p. 117;
    P. Adam, Eisenstaedt on Eisenstaedt: A Self-Portrait, Abbeville Press, New York, 1985, p. 75.


    More information about Alfred Eisenstaedt, also known as Eisenstaedt, Alfred, Alfred Eisenstaedt.

    Condition Report*: Paper size measures 20 x 16 inches; unmounted; matted and framed under glass to 26-1/2 x 20-1/2 inches.  There appear to be a few hairline cracks, in the lower right quadrant, the center right edge, and near the upper center edge, all visible under raking light; otherwise, this print appears to be in overall very good condition.
    *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
    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
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