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    George Hurrell (American, 1904-1992)
    Porfolio III (nine photographs) and Jane Russell, from Portfolio II, 1932-42; 1946
    Gelatin silver, 1979-80
    19 x 15-1/2 inches (48.3 x 39.4 cm) (or the reverse)
    Nine signed and editioned '52/250,' with the Jane Russell editioned '82/250' in ink margin recto.

    The images from Portfolio III include: Anna May Wong, 1938; Charles Boyer, 1938; Joan Crawford, 1932; Jascha Heifetz, 1937; Ann Sheridan, 1939; Gilbert Roland, 1939; James Cagney, 1938; John Barrymore, 1933; Gene Tierney, 1944.

    NOTE:
    This lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the publisher, Creative Art Investments, Inc., Los Angeles, as well as a photocopy of a handwritten letter from the artist confirming authenticity of the suite.


    Condition Report*: Each overall paper size measures 14 x 11 inches. Slight undulation throughout, with heavier handling creases to the Jane Russell print; light pink staining to the upper right corners, most notably to the certificate of authenticity and the other front pages; unmounted, housed in brown linen-cloth portfolio.
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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    13th Friday
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