26 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
HORST P. HORST (1906-1999)
Round the Clock I, New York, 1987
gelatin silver print, printed later
embossed credit in margin; signed, titled and dated in pencil on verso
17¾ x 13¾in. (45 x 35cm.)
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Neutral coloured print on matt double weight paper with margins. Overall in excellent condition.
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Horst: Sixty Years of Photography, Thames & Hudson, 1991, pl.195.
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