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    BERENICE ABBOTT (American, 1898-1991)
    New York at Night, 1932
    Gelatin silver, printed later
    13-1/2 x 10-5/8 inches (34.3 x 27.0 cm)
    Signed in pencil with artist's copyright stamp on verso.

    LITERATURE:
    Commerce Graphics Ltd., Berenice Abbott, n.p.;
    O'Neal, Berenice Abbott: American Photographer, p. 2;
    O'Neal, Berenice Abbott, pl. 20.


    More information about BERENICE ABBOTT, also known as Abbott, Berenice, Berenice Abbott.

    Condition Report*: Unmounted; overall paper size measures 13-7/8 x 10-7/8 inches; soft handling creases throughout; minor bumps to edges, with lightly creased corners, the lower right corner crease measures approx. 1/4 inch through image; upper right corner has a tiny notch of paper loss (does not harm image); otherwise, work remains in overall good condition. Not framed.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    3rd Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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