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    Sale 12275

    Photographs

    20 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 66

    Francesco Scavullo (1921-2004)

    Janis Joplin, 1969

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Francesco Scavullo (1921-2004)
    Janis Joplin, 1969
    gelatin silver print, flush-mounted on board
    signed and dated in ink (flush mount, verso)
    image/sheet/flush mount: 18 ½ x 12 5/8 in. (47 x 32.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Purchased from the artist by a photo student c. 1970;
    acquired by the present owner from the son of the above.


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    Please note 5% Import VAT applies to this Lot, not 20% as the catalogue implies.