Eliot Porter - Photographs from the Collection of the Art Institute of Chicago London Monday, November 17, 2014 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Daniel Wolf Inc., New York
    Gift of Helen Harvey Mills, 1981

  • Literature

    Metropolitan Museum of Art, Intimate Landscapes: Photographs by Eliot Porter, pls. 1, 8, 12, 16, 23, 37, 42, 45-47

  • Catalogue Essay

    Titles in plate order: Redbud trees in bottomland. Near Red River Gorge, Kentucky. April 17, 1968; Colourful trees. Newfound Gap Road, Great Smokey Mountains, National Park, Tennessee. October, 1967; Foxtail grass. Lake City, Colorado. August, 1957; Shadbush. Near Hillsborough, New Hampshire. April 28, 1957; Columbine leaves, Great Spruce Head Island, Maine. July 27, 1974; Frostbitten apples. Tesuque, New Mexico. November 21, 1966; Trunks of maple and birch with oak leaves. Passaconaway Road, New Hampshire. October 7, 1956; Stones and cracked mud. Black Place, New Mexico. June 9, 1977; Rock-eroded stream bed. Coyote Gulch, Utah. August 14, 1971; River edge at sunset. Below Piute Rapids, San Juan River, Colorado. May 24, 1962


Intimate Landscapes

New York: Daniel Wolf Press, 1979. Ten dye transfer prints.
Each approximately 33.5 x 27.2 cm (13 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)
Each signed in pencil on the mount and each accompanied by a sleeve with printed title and date. Signed and numbered '29' in ink on the colophon. One from an edition of 250. Enclosed in a linen clamshell portfolio case with embossed credit and title.

£3,000 - 4,000 

Sold for £20,000

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Photographs from the Collection of the Art Institute of Chicago

London 18 November 2014 2pm