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    Sale 5435

    Photographs

    26 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 42

    ARTHUR ELGORT (b.1940)

    Wendy Whitelaw, Park Avenue, 1981

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ARTHUR ELGORT (b.1940)
    Wendy Whitelaw, Park Avenue, 1981
    gelatin silver print
    signed, titled, dated and numbered '4/30' in pencil on verso
    12 x 18in. (30.5 x 45.7cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JAMES DANZIGER COLLECTION


    Literature

    Arthur Elgot Personal Fashion Pictures, 1983, front cover; Shots of Style, V&A, 1985, pl.57; Harrison, Appearances: Fashion Photographs Since 1945, Jonathan Cape, 1991, p.265.