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    Sale 5435

    Photographs

    26 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 90

    HARRY CALLAHAN (1912-1999)

    Chicago, 1958

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    HARRY CALLAHAN (1912-1999)
    Chicago, 1958
    gelatin silver print, printed later
    signed in pencil in margin; signed by artist and annotated 'S-129 variant' in another hand in pencil on verso
    8 x 12in. (20.3 x 30.5cm.)


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    Provenance

    Donated by the artist to Maple Knoll Village Retirement Community fundraising auction, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1988;
    acquired by present owner from above.


    Literature

    Photographs: Harry Callahan, El Mochuelo Gallery, 1964, pl.45, variant; Szarkowski, Callahan, Aperture/The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1976, p.129, variant; Greenough, Harry Callahan, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1996, p.120, variant; Salvesen, Harry Callahan: The Photographer at Work, Center for Creative Photography/Yale University, 2006, pl.72.