Lillian Bassman - Photographs London Wednesday, November 2, 2016 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Peter Fetterman Gallery, Santa Monica

  • Literature

    Harper's Bazaar, April 1949
    D. Solomon, Lillian Bassman: Women, Abrams, 2009, p. 17

  • Catalogue Essay

    ‘Long necks. The thrust of the head in a certain position. The way the fingers work, fabrics work. It’s all part of my painting background.’

    Lillian Bassman


Across the Restaurant, Barbara Mullen, dress by Jacques Fath, Le Grand Véfour, Paris

Gelatin silver print, printed later.
85 x 73.1 cm (33 1/2 x 28 3/4 in.)
Signed and numbered 24/25 in pencil on the verso.

£20,000 - 30,000 

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Genevieve Janvrin
Head of Photographs, Europe
+44 20 7318 4092


London Auction 3 November 2016