Item #CL191-157 [Juanita Holding Rose]. W. Eugene Smith, Amer.
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[Juanita Holding Rose]

c1953. Vintage silver gelatin photograph, captioned “Juanita” with numeric annotations in pencil and ink with photographer’s and agency’s stamps verso, 30.1 x 26.8cm. Minor crinkles upper right, retouched scratch centre right, minor wear to edges.

Annotations include “#100.” Photographer’s and agency’s stamps read “Photograph by W. Eugene Smith, 134 Old Post Road North, Croton on Hudson, New York, Croton 1 4890”, and “Magnum Photos Inc. 15 West 47th Street, New York 19. N.Y.”

This image, which was part of the series, My daughter Juanita, did not appear in the feature article in Life magazine, Sept. 21, 1953. The article’s subtitle reads “A perceptive photographer displays the many moods of his 8-year-old.” Held in Brooklyn Museum.

Item #CL191-157

Price (AUD): $2,200.00  other currencies

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