Ruth Orkin (United States, 1921-1985) American Girl in Italy, 1951, Gelatin silver print, 16 x 20 inches, Embossed stamp on recto; signed, titled & dated in pencil by Mary Engel (daughter) with the estate stamp on verso
Lot 56
Ruth Orkin (United States, 1921-1985) American Girl in Italy, 1951, Gelatin silver print, 16 x 20 inches, Embossed stamp on recto; signed, titled & dated in pencil by Mary Engel (daughter) with the estate stamp on verso
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs New York
8 May 2012 13:00 EDT

Auction 19470
Lot Details
Ruth Orkin (American, 1921-1985)
American Girl in Italy, 1951
Gelatin silver print, printed 1980, embossed signature in margin; titled, dated and signed by Mary Engel, her daughter, in pencil, with the copyright stamp on verso, framed.
13 x 19 1/2in

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Ruth Orkin: Above and Beyond, p. 9; Ruth Orkin: American Girl in Italy, cover and pl. 10; Defining Eye, p. 26; A History of Women Photographers, p. 234
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