Helen Levitt, ‘Union Pacific Railroad’, ca. 1940, Photography, Gelatin silver print, Laurence Miller Gallery
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Helen Levitt

Union Pacific Railroad, ca. 1940

Gelatin silver print
30 1/2 × 41 in
77.5 × 104.1 cm
.
$7,500
Location
New York
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Laurence Miller Gallery
New York

In 2000, the Laurence Miller Gallery produced a compelling group of 10 of Helen Levitt’s lyrical …

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Identification label, signed by Helen Levitt, affixed to the mount, bearing the image’s title, date, and edition number.
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Helen Levitt
American, 1913–2009
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Once called “the most celebrated and least known photographer of her time,” Helen Levitt gained wide renown in her prime for her street photography in New York City. Associating early in her career with Walker Evans, Levitt would receive several solo exhibitions of her work in the years surrounding WWII, as well as a second wave of recognition in the 1960s. Though best known for her black-and-white images, Levitt received two Guggenheim Fellowships to document New York with color photographs. She was also an Academy Award-nominated documentary filmmaker.

Helen Levitt, ‘Union Pacific Railroad’, ca. 1940, Photography, Gelatin silver print, Laurence Miller Gallery
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Laurence Miller Gallery
New York

In 2000, the Laurence Miller Gallery produced a compelling group of 10 of Helen Levitt’s lyrical and humorous images of children’s chalk drawings and graffiti. Produced approximately life-sized, and in a limited edition of 7 plus 3 artist’s proofs, these are the only Levitt’s ever to be published this large, and in a …

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Identification label, signed by Helen Levitt, affixed to the mount, bearing the image’s title, date, and edition number.
Price ranges of photographs by Helen Levitt
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$6,650–$7,600
This work
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$20,900+
Helen Levitt
American, 1913–2009
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Once called “the most celebrated and least known photographer of her time,” Helen Levitt gained wide renown in her prime for her street photography in New York City. Associating early in her career with Walker Evans, Levitt would receive several solo exhibitions of her work in the years surrounding WWII, as well as a second wave of recognition in the 1960s. Though best known for her black-and-white images, Levitt received two Guggenheim Fellowships to document New York with color photographs. She was also an Academy Award-nominated documentary filmmaker.

Helen Levitt

Union Pacific Railroad, ca. 1940

Gelatin silver print
30 1/2 × 41 in
77.5 × 104.1 cm
.
$7,500
Location
New York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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