• Photographs auction at Christies

    Sale 2206

    Photographs

    8 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 727

    ROBERT FRANK (B. 1924)

    Covered car - Long Beach, California, 1956

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ROBERT FRANK (B. 1924)
    Covered car - Long Beach, California, 1956
    gelatin silver print, printed 1970s
    signed, titled and dated in ink (in the margin)
    6½ x 10in. (16.6 x 25.4cm.)


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    Literature

    Frank, Les Américains, Delpire, 1958, [pl.34], p. 73; Frank, The Americans, Grove Press, 1959, [pl.34], n.p., and all subsequent editions; Rotzler, 'Robert Frank,' Du, vol. 22, no. 1, January 1962, p. 15; Greenough and Brookman, eds., Robert Frank: Moving Out, The National Gallery of Art, 1994, p. 187; Greenough, ed., Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans, The National Gallery of Art Steidl, 2009, p. 250