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    Sale 12204

    Photographs

    5 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 222

    Danny Lyon (B. 1942)

    Police pose for a photograph as ministers from the National Council of Churches march to a local church, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 1963

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    Danny Lyon (B. 1942)
    Police pose for a photograph as ministers from the National Council of Churches march to a local church, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 1963
    gelatin silver print, printed 1970
    signed in pencil, stamped photographer's 'Bleak Beauty' credit with date and 'Magnum' in pencil, and credited, titled and dated with reproduction limitation on affixed photographer's/Magnum copyright credit label (verso)
    image: 6 3/8 x 9 5/8 in. (16.1 x 24.4 cm.)
    sheet: 8 x 10 in. (20.4 x 25.5 cm.)


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