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    Sale 5435

    Photographs

    26 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 15

    MARIO GIACOMELLI (1925-2000)

    There Are No Hands to Caress My Face, 1961-63

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    MARIO GIACOMELLI (1925-2000)
    There Are No Hands to Caress My Face, 1961-63
    gelatin silver print, printed later
    signed in ink on recto; 'via Mastai 24' credit and title stamps on verso
    11¾ x 15½in. (29.8 x 39.3cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist, early 1990s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JAMES DANZIGER COLLECTION


    Literature

    Crawford, Mario Giacomelli, Phaidon, 2001, p.225, no.4.