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    EDWARD STEICHEN (American, 1879-1973)
    Vitality, Yvette Guilbert, Paris, from Camera Work XLII/XLIII, 1913
    Gelatin silver, printed later by Rolf Petersen
    13-5/8 x 10-5/8 inches (34.6 x 27.0 cm)
    Titled, dated, and annotated in pencil with artist's credit stamp on verso.

    Yvette Guilbert, a singer, was a headliner at the Moulin Rouge. Performing regularly in the 1890s in Paris, she became one of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec's favorite subjects.


    More information about EDWARD STEICHEN, also known as Steichen, Edward, Edward Jean Steichen, Edward Steichen, Steichen, Edouard J., Steichen, Eduard J., Steichen, Eduard Jean, Steichen, Edward, Sutaiken, Edowado, Sutaiken, Edowadpo.

    Condition Report*: Semigloss print on double weight paper with margins to an overall paper size of 13-7/8 x 10-7/8 inches; hinged to mat.  Scattered half-moon crimps throughout, only visible in raking light with no losses;  vertical hair-line buckling visible in three areas to extreme right edge, no losses and only visible in raking light.
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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    5th Saturday
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