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Lot # 29: 1935 Anna May Wong, "Ground Breaking Chinese Actress" Art Photo by Carl Van Vechten

Category: Entertainment

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 32 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "January Collectors Auction 2024",
which ran from 12/30/2023 10:00 AM to
1/13/2024 8:00 PM



Stunning c. 1935 art photograph of actress and pioneer Anna May Wong as she posed in the studio of famous photographer Carl Van Vechten. This is a double weight work of art that is the only image of Anna May Wong by Van Vechten we have ever seen offered for sale. The photo includes Van Vechten's dry-stamp on the lower left corner as well as his stamp on the back and it grades a perfect 10/10! A silver gelatin masterpiece that is being offered here for the first time ever and a specimen that belongs in a museum or gallery!

Size: 7x9.75
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 10/10

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