London, South Kensington
31 October 2012
ELLIOTT ERWITT (B. 1928)
gelatin silver print, printed later
signed in ink (margin, recto)
signed, titled and dated in pencil (verso)
image 8¼ x 12¼in. (21 x 31cm.)
sheet 11 x 13 7/8in. (27.7 x 35.3cm.)
Private collection, London.
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