Sun, May 1, 2016 11:00AM EDT - Mon, May 2, 2016 11:00AM EDT
Harry Callahan (American, 1912-1999), "Eleanor, Chicago"-1947, later printing, silver gelatin print, signed lower right, inscribed in pencil on verso "to Elias Harry Callahan". Black and white photograph depicting a view of the artist's wife, Eleanor in the nude with arm raised above her head, looking forward toward viewer. Unframed approximately 8" x 5". Literature: Cox, Harry Callahan: Eleanor, pl. 10; Greenough, Harry Callahan, p. 81; LIGHT Gallery, LIGHT, p. 21; Szarkowski, Callahan, cover and p. 57.
Photograph with some upward curling. Bottom right corner with minor crease, commensurate with handling. Minor ding to sitter’s right elbow, not distracting. No apparent losses, tears or repairs.