Christie's (New York), sold, Christie's, New York, October 1987, lot 224, to Raymond Kassar
1987 - 2014
Raymond E. Kassar, American, 1928 - 2017, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2014.
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Edward Steichen (American, born Luxembourg, 1879 - 1973)
France (Place Created)
negative 1901; print 1908
Waxed gum bichromate over platinum print
31.4 × 27 cm (12 3/8 × 10 5/8 in.)
A nude woman bending over, facing away from the camera.
Stieglitz, Alfred, ed. Camera Work. (April 1906).
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Margolies, Marianne Fulton. Alfred Stieglitz Camera Work: A Pictorial Guide. (New York: Dover Publications, 1978), p. 42.
Smith, Joel. Edward Steichen: The Early Years. (Princeton: Princeton University Press with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999), pl. 31.
Steichen, Joanna, ed. Steichen's Legacy: Photographs, 1895-1973. (New York: Knopf, 2000), pl. 119.
Daniel, Malcolm. Stieglitz, Steichen, Strand: Masterworks from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. (New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010), pl. 65.
Faber, Monica, ed. Heinrich Kuehn and his American Circle: Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Steichen (Munich, London, New York: Prestel, 2012), p. 78.