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  • Provenance

    Sotheby's, New York, 6 May 1987, lot 383

  • Literature

    Steichen and Sandburg, The Family of Man, p. 39
    Steichen, Steichen's Legacy: Photographs 1895-1973, pl. 272 there titled Dana Miller at Umpawaug Pond

  • Catalogue Essay

    This print was the only work by Steichen that he included in his groundbreaking Family of Man exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in 1954.

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Splash

1954
Gelatin silver print, printed later.
16 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. (42.2 x 34.3 cm)
Titled, dated in pencil, credit stamp and annotated 'Family of Man #71 p. 39/ Book PL. 242' in an unidentified hand in pencil on the verso.

Estimate
$8,000 - 12,000 

Sold for $10,000

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Vanessa Kramer Hallett
Worldwide Head of Photographs
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Photographs

4 April 2012
New York