Photography and Fine Prints
December 11, 2018

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Photography and Fine Prints

December 11, 2018
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Diane Arbus – 5 Contact Sheets of Carlotta Berge

Starting Bid: $1,000

Estimate: $2,000-$3,000

Diane Arbus

American, (1923-1971)

5 Contact Sheets of Carlotta Berger

Each sheet 8 x 10 inches. One sheet having a single image removed and one having one image removed and one image partially removed. This work is from an assignment for Harper's Bazaar on underwear (never published) of Diane's friend Carlotta Berger (née Marshall). An Image from this series is published on page 171 of Diane Arbus:  Revelations by Elisabeth Sussman, Doon Arbus et al.

Air mail envelope from a separate letter additionally included.

Provenance: From the Estate of Carlotta Berger, who worked as a photographer and assistant to Alexey Brodovitch through whom she came to know (and have a lifelong friendship with) Diane Arbus.

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