Vintage Silver Gelatin Contact Print 1950-1954 3,5×4.7 in, on 6.6×8.8 in Signed Sudek in pencil in the margin At lower right The verso inscribed with Angela VI with a pencil. Mounted in a mat. Some light oxidation along the edges outside the image The lower left marginal corner slightly bent, with a tiny fold in the margin at upper right.
Herman Leonard: Ella Fitzgerald performing to an audience including, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Stan Hasselgard, Jack Robbins, New York City 1949.
This Silver Gelatin Print print (20×24″) on paper is signed, titled and numbered 15/50 by Herman Leonard himself in the white space beneath the image and has been acquired by the current private owner in the mid 90-s.
It’s an iconic moment in Jazz History and visualizes the star performance of this fantastic singer with a bright star right at her throat and the viewer gets a perspective like he/she is on stage with her.
Price: $19,000 plus applicable tax, shipping and insurance