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Robert Frank, photographer, June Leaf, sculptress, Mabou Mines, Nova Scotia, July 18, 1975

In 1944, Richard Avedon was discovered by the art director at Harper's Bazaar, Alexey Brodovitch, and his career as a groundbreaking fashion photographer was launched. By the 1960s, he had begun to photograph an even wider range of subjects, from Civil Rights activists and Vietnam War protestors...

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On verso: stamped information, including ed. 6/50; Robert Frank, photographer and June Leaf, sculptress, Mabou Mines, Nova Scotia, 7/18/75; copyright. Signed in pen.

Provenance

Mr. David Bakalar, Wakefield, MA; gift June 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of David Bakalar

Copyright

Copyright © The Richard Avedon Foundation.

1975

Accession Number

1979.308

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print

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