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Man Ray (American, 1890-1976)


Man Ray (American, 1890-1976)

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

Self Portrait (vintage, late 1920s)
Gelatin silver print
Stamped verso with Manford M5 stamp
4 1/8" x 2 3/4"
Provenance: Private Collection

Artists stamp "Man Ray/31bis Rue/Campagne/Premiere/Paris-14" on verso. Hand written in pencil "Photo of Man Ray" on verso. Good vintage condition. Silvering with a some nicks and scratches to emulsion (with loss.) Three minute punctures top half. Bend to lower left corner. Light surface soiling to back and some noticeable on front.

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