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    Sale 2106

    Photographs

    14 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 270

    ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)

    V.J. Day, Times Square, 1945

    Price Realised  

    ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)
    V.J. Day, Times Square, 1945
    gelatin silver print, printed later
    signed in ink (on the recto)
    13¾ x 10¾in. (34.7 x 27.8cm.)


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    This print is fully signed 'Alfred Eisenstaedt', rather than the customary 'Eisenstaedt'.

    Provenance

    From the artist;
    to the present owner


    Literature

    Eisenstaedt, Witness To Our Time, The Viking Press, 1966, p. 117