Lillian Bassman (American, 1917-2012); Jean Shrimpton;

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Lot 32*
Lillian Bassman
(American, 1917-2012)
Jean Shrimpton

£ 8,000 - 12,000
US$ 11,000 - 17,000
Lillian Bassman (American, 1917-2012)
Jean Shrimpton, circa 1955
Gelatin silver print, signed and numbered '13/25' in pencil on the verso, unframed
sheet 61 x 50.8cm (24 x 20in)

Footnotes

  • Literature
    D. Solomon, Lillian Bassman: Women, Abrams, 2008, p. 88

    'The women who intrigued me as models had the most beautiful necks and the most responsive hand movement. At one point, I found El Greco and that elongated look became my way of seeing.'
    - Lillian Bassman
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