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    Sale 11950

    Photographs

    6 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 102

    Lee Friedlander (B. 1934)

    New York City, 1966

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    Lee Friedlander (B. 1934)
    New York City, 1966
    gelatin silver print
    signed and variously numbered in pencil with photographer's copyright credit stamp (verso)
    image: 6 ¼ x 9 ½ in. (15.7 x 24 cm.)
    sheet: 7 x 10 7/8 in. (17.8 x 27.7 cm.)


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    You don’t have to go looking for pictures. The material is generous. You go out and the pictures are staring at you.

    Lee Friedlander

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    Rod Slemmons, Lee Friedlander: Like a One-Eyed Cat: Photographs 1956-1987, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1989, pl. 20.
    Chris Bruce and Andy Grundberg, After Art: Rethinking 150 Years of Photography, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, 1994, p. 12.
    John Szarkowski, Lee Friedlander, Self Portrait, D.A.P./Distributed Art Publiushers/Fraenkel Gallery, New York, 1998, pl. 27.
    Thomas Weski and Heinz Liesbrock, How You Look At It: Photographs of the 20th Century, D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, New York, 2000, p. 427.
    Peter Galassi, Friedlander, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2005, pl. 120.