Man climbs 85-foot ladder to secure torch on the plastic Statue of Liberty erected at Times Square for the Sixth War Loan Drive, New York, November 30

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  • Provenance

    Sotheby’s, New York, 6 October 1999, lot 312

  • Literature

    PM, 1 December 1944, p. 32, variant

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Man climbs 85-foot ladder to secure torch on the plastic Statue of Liberty erected at Times Square for the Sixth War Loan Drive, New York, November 30

1944
Gelatin silver print.
13 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. (34 x 26.7 cm)
'Photo-Representatives' credit, circular credit and 'Arthur Fellig 5 Center Market Place, New York' stamps on the verso.

Estimate
$5,000 - 7,000 

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New York Auction 1 October 2019