Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)
John F. Kennedy, 1952
Oversized gelatin silver, printed 1972
39-5/8 x 29-1/2 inches (100.6 x 74.9 cm)
Photographer's stamp on mount verso.
This unique print is the largest made of this image.
The print was part of the 1973 Tokyo exhibit "Sight and Insight"
organized and traveled throughout Japan by Orion Press.
More information about Philippe Halsman, also known as
Halsman, Philippe, Halsmann, Philipp, Philippe Halsman.
Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000.
Not framed. Overall good condition. Scattered faint hairline scratches and soft creases visible under raking light. Two approximately 1/4-inch scratches visible directly beneath the chin. An approximately 2 1/2-inch repaired tear extending diagonally downward from upper edge in upper left corner. Some rubbing with a few minor associated losses at corners and extreme edges. A few scattered shallow dots and dashes of indentation visible under raking light. Sheet is flush mounted to board support of the same dimensions.
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