15 May 2008
MARIO GIACOMELLI (1925-2000)
Death Will Come and It Will Have Your Eyes, 1954-83
gelatin silver print
credited and titled in unknown hand in Italian in pencil on verso
11 3/8 x 15¼in. (29 x 38.7cm.)
As lot 41.
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Mario Giacomelli, The Friends of Photography, Carmel, 1983, p.43, dated '1966'; Crawford, Mario Giacomelli, Phaidon, 2001, p.405, no.30.
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