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    Sale 5435

    Photographs

    26 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    ROBERT CAPA (1913-1954)

    Omaha Beach, D-Day, 6 June 1944

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ROBERT CAPA (1913-1954)
    Omaha Beach, D-Day, 6 June 1944
    2 gelatin silver prints, one printed later
    each with various 'Magnum' credit stamps, printing notations in ink/pencil on verso
    each approx. 7 x 9½in. (17.8 x 24cm.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist's estate.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE JAMES DANZIGER COLLECTION


    Literature

    Whelan, Robert Capa: The Definitive Collection, Phaidon, 2001, front cover & p.361, no.599 and pp.364-65, no.607.