SITWELL (EDITH) GERSON (MARK) Portrait of Edith Sitwell, holding her cat Leo
Lot 20
GERSON (MARK) Portrait of Edith Sitwell, holding her cat Leo
Sold for £660 (US$ 1,122) inc. premium
Lot Details
GERSON (MARK)
Portrait of Edith Sitwell, holding her cat Leo, vintage bromide print, window-mounted, signed on the mount in pencil by the photographer, photographer's stamp on verso, image 250 x 200mm., [1962]

Footnotes

  • After the sitting Edith Sitwell wrote to Mark Gerson "How kind of you to send me those lovely photographs of Leo [her cat]. You have made him so majestic: so no matter how fine the photographs of me maybe, it is Leo who should figure on the cover of "Books and Bookmen... May 26th, 1962".
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