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    Alfred Eisenstaedt (American, 1898-1995)
    V.J. Day , Times Square, New York City, 1945
    Gelatin silver, printed late 1970s
    12-1/8 x 9-1/2 inches (30.8 x 24.1 cm)
    Signed in ink, lower mat. Annotated "Life" in ink, lower margin recto.

    PROVENANCE:
    Gift of the photographer to the current owner, former director of photography for Time-Life Books, part of Time Inc., circa 1980.


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



    Condition Report*: Overall excellent condition. A small area of retouching near the lower left corner. Mat is affixed to the mount with tape which has stuck to the margin of the print in the upper left corner, not visible in the current framing. Matted and framed to 19 1/2 by 16 1/2 inches.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2021
    12th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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