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  • Provenance

    The photographer to El Mochuelo Gallery, Santa Barbara
    Light Gallery, New York
    Private Collection
    Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York
    Private Collection, New York
    Sotheby's, New York, Important Photographs from a Private Collection, 27 April 2004, lot 4

  • Exhibited

    El Mochuelo Gallery, Santa Barbara, 1964

  • Literature

    El Mocheulo Gallery, Photographs: Harry Callahan, pl. 59 (this print)

  • Catalogue Essay

    The photograph offered here was exhibited in the seminal 1964 retrospective exhibition of Callahan’s work at El Mochuelo Gallery in Santa Barbara. This print was also used for reproduction in the accompanying catalogue, Photographs: Harry Callahan, the first monograph published on the photographer’s work. Callahan himself selected and sequenced the photographs in this volume, which remains the best and most comprehensive presentation of his work in print.


Asheville, North Carolina

Gelatin silver print, printed no later than 1964.
6 3/8 x 9 1/2 in. (16.2 x 24.1 cm)
Signed, titled 'Ashville' [sic] and dated in ink on the mount; printed credit, title and date on El Mochuelo Gallery label affixed to the reverse of the mount.

$20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for $20,000

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