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    Soichi Sunami (American, 1885-1971)
    Portraits of Anais Nin (3 works), circa 1942
    Gelatin silver
    Each 6-3/8 x 4-3/8 inches (16.2 x 11.1 cm)
    Each with photographer's blindstamp lower margin recto and photographer's stamp verso. One autographed by Anais Nin in ink.

    Together with a copy of Solar Barque by Anais Nin, first edition, New York, 1958, signed and inscribed to Peg Frankel.

    PROVENANCE:
    Peg Frankel, founder of 'Friends of Imogen Cunningham';
    By descent to the present owner.


    Condition Report*: The photograph of Nin wearing a feathered hat has a crease across the middle of the print. All with crazing to the surface, small handling creases and a few scattered spots in the margins. In overall good/very good 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, 2020
    6th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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