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Lot # 23: 1935 Anna May Wong, "Ground Breaking Chinese Actress" Art Photo by Carl Van Vechten

Category: Entertainment

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 27 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "May Collectors Auction 2024",
which ran from 4/27/2024 8:00 PM to
5/11/2024 8:00 PM



Beautiful c. 1935 head to toe 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 only the second 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 right 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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