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    Barbara Morgan (American, 1900-1992)
    Five Photographs of Martha Graham and Valerie Bettis (5 work), 1935-1944
    Gelatin silver, printed later
    9-1/4 x 7-3/4 inches (23.5 x 19.7 cm)
    One signed, titled, and dated in ink verso. One titled in ink with the photographer's archive stamp verso. Three titled and dated in pencil with the photographer's blind stamp lower margin recto.

    Titles include: Martha Graham-American Provincials, 1935, printed 1980; Martha Graham-Lamentation (Oblique), 1935; Martha Graham-Every Soul is a Circus, 1940; Martha Graham-El Penitente, 1940; and, Valerie Bettis in Desperate Heart, 1944.

    More information about Barbara Morgan, also known as Morgan, Barbara, Barbara Morgan, Morgan, Barbara Brooks Johnson.

    Condition Report*: Three sheets are hinged to window mats, two are dry mounted; a few small handling creases to the hinged sheets; overall there do not appear to be any major condition issues affecting the group.
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    Auction Dates
    October, 2019
    4th Friday
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