• Sale 2543

    Photographs

    5 April 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 203

    W. EUGENE SMITH (1918-1978)

    Guardia Civil, Spanish Village, 1951

    Price Realised  

    W. EUGENE SMITH (1918-1978)
    Guardia Civil, Spanish Village, 1951
    gelatin silver print, printed later
    image: 14½ x 18¼in. (36.8 x 46.8cm.)
    sheet: 20 x 24in. (50.8 x 61cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired directly from the Estate of the artist


    Pre-Lot Text

    AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION, NEW YORK


    Literature

    Johnson, W. Eugene Smith: Master of the Photographic Essay, Aperture, 1981, cat. no. 13:005, p. 73