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Current bid: $600 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

19304 12-Oct-2021 08:31:30 PM $600 AutoBid

21340 07-Oct-2021 11:27:21 PM $500

The bidding history list updated on: Friday, January 21, 2022 07:26:56

LOT 304

1943 -
American

Junior (from the 42 Boys series)
gelatin silver print
on verso signed in pencil, titled "Untitled, from the Series 42nd Street Boys, 1978-1980" and inscribed "68" and "lc.141"
12 x 8 in, 30.5 x 20.3 cm

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

Sold for: $750

Preview at:

PROVENANCE
Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver
Private Collection, British Columbia

LITERATURE
Larry Clark, Teenage Lust, New York, 1983, page 27


Larry Clark wrote "I got off the subway at 42nd Street...and I got my camera. And I've always loved 42nd Street. It's always been my favorite street in New York...There's that innocence there. A lot of the 42nd Street pictures are just that. I mean, some of the pictures of the kids when I first met them and they were looking at me with those come-on looks.... I thought that was so obvious, but nobody had a clue these kids were hustling."

The Minneapolis Institute of Art and the Addison Gallery of American Art each have a copy of this photograph in their permanent collections.


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