Ruth Orkin (1921-1985); American Girl in Florence, Italy;
Lot 69
Ruth Orkin
(1921-1985)
American Girl in Florence, Italy
Sold for US$ 6,250 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs
New York
29 Oct 2013 13:00 EDT

Auction 21017
Lot Details
Ruth Orkin (1921-1985)
American Girl in Florence, Italy, 1951
Gelatin silver print, printed later, signed with copyright insignia, titled, dated and annotated 'from The Metropolitan Museum of Art' in pencil on overmat; signed with copyright insignia, titled, dated and annotated 'From The Metropolitan Museum of Art' in pencil on the verso.
9 1/8 x 13 3/4in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Private Collection, Southern California

    Literature:
    Ruth Orkin: Above and Beyond, exh. cat., New York: Howard Greenberg Gallery/Ruth Orkin Archive, 2000, p. 9
    Ruth Orkin: American Girl in Italy – The Making of a Classic, exh. cat., New York: Howard Greenberg Gallery/Ruth Orkin Photo Archive, 2005, cover and pl. 10
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