Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)
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Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)

Heroic Portrait of Jack Kerouac, New York, 1953

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Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)
Heroic Portrait of Jack Kerouac, New York, 1953
gelatin silver print, printed later
signed and dated 'Allen Ginsberg 1953' and extensively annotated in ink (margin)
image: 16 x 10 ½in. (40.6 x 26.7cm.)
sheet: 19 7/8 x 15 7/8in. (49.3 x 40.5cm.)
Provenance
Fahey Klein Gallery, Los Angeles.
Paul Tomlinson Collection, Dallas.
His sale, Phillips de Pury & Company New York, 8 October 2010, lot 218.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
A. Ginsburg, Allen Ginsberg Photographs, Altadena 1990, pl. 1 (illustrated).
S. Greenough, Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg, New York 2011, p. 47.
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