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Lot Details

Image size is 19.88 x 18.88 inches (50.5 x 47.9 cm); paper size is 20 x 19 inches (50.8 x 48.3 cm).

This image is from a series of bodybuilder distortions using Fun House mirrors. This work along with others from the series were on exhibition at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.

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The seller has recorded the following condition for this lot:
Tears / Punctures / Holes
Area: Margin
Location: Upper right, Upper left
Notes: Pin hole marks in each margin corner; otherwise this lot is in good condition.
Degree: Minor
Area: Image
Location: Center
Notes: Lillian Bassman's own slight color enhancements using Dr. Martin's Dyes.
Degree: Minor

Definition Key
Image The central image area, composition, or focal point; the area inside the margins/plate marks.
Margin Areas bordering the central image, outside the plate marks, or the perimeter area.
Edge The farthest edge of the object.
Verso The reverse/back of the object.

Minor An existing condition which generally does not involve risk of loss.
Moderate Noticeable damage, increasing in severity and/or size; should be monitored or corrected by a conservator.
Major Distinct, recognizable damage; the stability of the work is questionable and risk is a factor. Requires the attention of a conservator.
Extreme Advanced and severe damage; work is insecure and at great risk.

  • Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, to present owner.
Fashion Institute of Technology, Lillian Bassman Retrospective, New York, 1997.
  • Pickup Location: New Mexico, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 19.88 x 18.88 in. (50.5 x 47.96 cm.)
Accepted: Wire Transfer, PayPal
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