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    Sale 2113

    Photographs From The Collection Of Gert Elfering

    10 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 119

    RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004)

    Jean Shrimpton, Toga by Forquet, Paris Studio, August 1965

    Price Realised  

    RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004)
    Jean Shrimpton, Toga by Forquet, Paris Studio, August 1965
    gelatin silver print, mounted on linen, printed 1981
    signed, numbered '20/50' in ink, copyright credit, reproduction limitation, title, date and edition stamps (on the reverse of the mount)
    23 3/8 x 19 3/8in. (59.5 x 49.2cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the artist


    Literature

    Avedon and Brodkey, Avedon Photographs 1947-1877, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1978, p. 94.