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    Sale 5435

    Photographs

    26 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 48

    ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)

    Winston Churchill, Liverpool, 1951

    Price Realised  

    ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)
    Winston Churchill, Liverpool, 1951
    gelatin silver print
    signed in ink in margin; titled and dated in ink, 'LIFE' credit stamps on verso
    13½ x 9in. (34.5 x 23cm.)


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    Provenance

    From the artist;
    by descent to present owner.


    Literature

    Eisenstaedt, Witness to Our Time, Secker & Warburg, 1980, p.143.