Lou Stoumen - Photographs New York Wednesday, April 6, 2022 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Directly from the photographer

  • Catalogue Essay

    Titles and dates include:

    Sailor & Girl, New York City, 1940
    Times Square in the Rain, New York City, 1940
    Black Cat Bar & Brothel, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1942
    Dying Girl, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1942
    War & Peace, St. Croix, Virgin Islands, 1943
    Bomb Pin, Kunming, China, 1944
    Old Man, Boy Soldier, Chengtu, China, 1944
    The Taj Mahal from the Air, Agra India, 1944
    The Day FDR Died, Chester, Pennsylvania, 1945
    Baby/Bed/Jesus, Los Angeles, California, 1950
    Young Woman, Brooklyn, NY, 1962
    The Lovers, Berkley, California, 1969
    Adobe Church, Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico, 1977
    Black Horse, Black Dog, Salida, Colorado, 1978
    Fantasy Car, Sausalito, California, 1978
    43rd Street Off Broadway, New York City, 1978
    Street Woman, Times Square, 1979
    The Barber, Naolinco, Mexico, 1979
    The Butcher, Naolinco, Mexico, 1979
    Storm, Xalapa, Mexico, 1979


Forty Years LS

New York: The Witkin Gallery, Los Angeles: G. Ray Hawkins Gallery, 1980-1981.
Twenty gelatin silver prints.

Sizes from 9 x 17 3/4 in. (22.9 x 45.1 cm) to 18 x 13 1/2 in. (45.7 x 34.3 cm) or the reverse.
Each signed in ink in the margin, annotated and numbered in an unidentified hand in pencil on the verso. Signed, numbered 2/50 and inscribed in ink on the colophon. Title page. Colophon. Artist's Statement. Enclosed in an aluminum case. One from an edition of 50 plus 10 artist's proofs.

$7,000 - 9,000 

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New York Auction 6 April 2022