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    Description

    Robert Capa (American, 1913-1954)
    Untitled, 1945
    Gelatin silver
    13-7/8 x 11 inches (35.2 x 27.9 cm)
    Printing annotations in pencil and the photographer's 'Magnum Photos Inc.,' stamp with a clipped caption adhered verso.

    Caption verso reads: One of the war's last victims, this American machine gunner was killed by a sniper in Leipzig on the last day of the war. (World War II, Germany, May 7th, 1945)


    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*: Sheet is loose; overall age is commensurate with age; sheet is undulating along upper and lower edges; scattered crescent creases along the edges of the work, most noticeable in raking light; two creases running the length of the image, possibly due to a reproduction process; corner bumps to the sheet.
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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    18th Wednesday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    18th Wednesday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Photography Session
    (Lots 97001-97118) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Wednesday, December 18, 2019.
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