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    Description

    LEWIS WICKES HINE (American, 1874-1940)
    On the Ferry Boat Leaving Ellis Island, Italian Family, 1905
    Silver gelatin, 1905
    4-3/4 x 6-1/2 inches (12.1 x 16.5 cm)
    State: flush mounted onto original board, matted, most likely exhibited


    Condition Report*: Very good condition, very slight scuffing, one emulsion crack to the right of the man's head visible in raking light only, patina in the blacks.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    12th Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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