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    André Kertész (Hungarian, 1894-1985)
    Tranquil Ponds (2 works), circa 1956
    Gelatin silver prints
    6-7/8 x 9-5/8 inches (17.5 x 24.4 cm); and smaller (images/sheets)
    Each signed, one dated in pencil, mount recto. One with photographer's stamp, mount verso.

    Property from the Estate of Lewis Lehr

    More information about André Kertész, also known as Kertesz, Andre, Kertész, André.

    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

    Condition Report*: Overall very good condition. Extremely mild silver mirroring at edges. A very few small chips to edges. Discoloration and smudging to board mount, not affecting the image. Sheets are dry mounted, one to paper support, the other to board, measuring 16 by 20 inches and the reverse. Not framed.
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