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    WEEGEE (American, 1899-1968)
    Untitled (Woman Carried by Policemen), circa 1940
    Vintage gelatin silver
    9-1/2 x 7-1/2 inches (24.1 x 19.1 cm)
    Stamped 'This photo sold for use / in one publication only / credit line must read / ARTHUR FELLIG PHOTO / 5 Center Market Place / New York City' verso.
    This lot is accompanied by a 1978 Aperture Weegee book.

    PROVENANCE:
    Witkin Gallery, New York, 1982;
    Private Collection, Lawrence, Kansas.

    LITERATURE:
    Aperture, Weegee, United States, 1978, p. 71, illus (another example).


    More information about WEEGEE, also known as Weegee, Fellig, Arthur H., Fellig, Arthur.

    Condition Report*: Neutral toned, glossy print, overall paper size of 10 x 8 inches; cornered, matted, framed, and glazed under glass to an overall size of 18 x 15 inches. Loss to bottom right corner of paper, outside image area; light surface scratches overall, only visible in raking light.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2014
    16th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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