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    Description

    Joe Rosenthal (American, 1911-2006)
    Raising the flag on Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima, 1945
    Gelatin silver, printed later
    10-1/2 x 13-3/4 inches (26.7 x 34.9 cm)
    Signed and inscribed in ink on the recto.


    PROVENANCE:
    From the artist to the sports photographer Neil Leifer


    Condition Report*: Paper size: 11 x 14 inches; on Kodak paper; unmounted and not framed; there are some minor surface scuffs visible under raking light; the edges are slightly discolored; a tiny crease to the upper edge; overall in good condition.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    18th-19th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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