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    Description

    Edward Jean Steichen (American, 1879-1973)
    John Woodruff Simpson with Le Penseur, circa 1909
    Platinum
    10 x 8 inches (25.4 x 20.3 cm)

    PROVENANCE:
    The photographer;
    John Woodruff Simpson, acquired from the above;
    Jean Simpson, by descent from the above;
    Lee Gallery, Winchester, Massachusetts;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


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

    Condition Report*: Cornered in to a windowed mat measuring 20 x 16 inches; overall light age darkening to the highlights of the print; upon close inspection, there are a few lines and spots on the print from the original negative; three very small spots on the figure's lapel; in overall excellent condition.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2017
    11th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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