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Weegee

Girl With a Problem, 1940

Ferrotyped silver print
13 1/2 × 11 in
34.3 × 27.9 cm
This is a unique work.
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Caviar20
Toronto
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"Girl with a Problem" is a fine example of his transitional work. Viewers typically …

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"Girl with a Problem" is a fine example of his transitional work. Viewers typically assume the worst of humanity when confronted with a Weegee photograph, as he frequently depicted the brutality (or its aftermath) of urban life.

Detailed notes verso explain that the woman is simply looking for a lost shoe. …

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Condition
Good condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, stamped by artist's estate, Signed and commented “a dog probably walked off with it” on recto by the artist
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
Not included
Weegee
Austrian-American, 1899–1968
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Considered by some to have invented tabloid photojournalism, Weegee (a.k.a Arthur Fellig) is known …

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Considered by some to have invented tabloid photojournalism, Weegee (a.k.a Arthur Fellig) is known for his unflinching images of gangs, crime scenes, and street life in New York City, as well as his snapshots of glamorous Hollywood stars. With a reputation for being the first at the scene of a crime, Fellig cultivated …

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"Girl with a Problem" is a fine example of his transitional work. Viewers typically …

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"Girl with a Problem" is a fine example of his transitional work. Viewers typically assume the worst of humanity when confronted with a Weegee photograph, as he frequently depicted the brutality (or its aftermath) of urban life.

Detailed notes verso explain that the woman is simply looking for a lost shoe. …

Read more
Condition
Good condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, stamped by artist's estate, Signed and commented “a dog probably walked off with it” on recto by the artist
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Weegee
Austrian-American, 1899–1968
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Considered by some to have invented tabloid photojournalism, Weegee (a.k.a Arthur Fellig) is known …

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Considered by some to have invented tabloid photojournalism, Weegee (a.k.a Arthur Fellig) is known for his unflinching images of gangs, crime scenes, and street life in New York City, as well as his snapshots of glamorous Hollywood stars. With a reputation for being the first at the scene of a crime, Fellig cultivated …

Read more

Weegee

Girl With a Problem, 1940

Ferrotyped silver print
13 1/2 × 11 in
34.3 × 27.9 cm
This is a unique work.
Sold
location
Toronto
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