Item #CL195-126 Somerset Maugham At Cap Ferrat, France. Lewis Morley, 1925–2013 British/Aust.
Somerset Maugham At Cap Ferrat, France
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Somerset Maugham At Cap Ferrat, France

1961/1992. Toned silver gelatin photograph, titled, dated and signed in pencil verso, “Lewis Morley” label on back of frame, 60.8 x 50.7cm. Discolouration, slight silvering and crinkles to image, glue stains verso. Framed.

Similar image illustrated in Lewis Morley: I to eye, 2011, p263, with the comment “Morley took this photograph for Tatler magazine at villa La Mauresque, Maugham’s base from 1928 onward. In the last years of his life he lived there with his secretary Alan Searle, whom he formally adopted, taking a course of injections of lamb foetus tissue to fend off old age.”

William Somerset Maugham (1874–1965) was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. Ref: Wiki.

Item #CL195-126

Price (AUD): $4,400.00  other currencies

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