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JAMES ABBE SR. - Bessie Love, 1928

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JAMES ABBE SR. - Bessie Love, 1928
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  • Artist: James Abbe Sr.
  • Title: Bessie Love, 1928
  • Medium: Photo Litho, 1990, Hong Kong
  • Dimensions: 8.55x6.55"
  • Description: Heat Wax Mounted on 8.5x11" Conservation Board
  • Artist Bio:

    James Edward Abbe (1883 – 1973) was an American photographer. His most celebrated portraits include his rare double portraits of silent film stars Rudolph Valentino and his wife Natasha Rambova, Lillian and Dorothy Gish, as well as dancers including the Dolly Sisters and Anna Pavlova, all taken in the 1920s. Reflecting the changing fashions in magazines content, Abbe became one of the first photojournalist to submit his work in photo-essays to major publications, including The London Magazine, Vu and the Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung. He also took photographs during the Spanish Civil War and the Nazis' rise in Germany. "His life would make a good movie," his daughter Tilly said. "He called his photography 'a ticket' to the world."



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    JAMES ABBE SR. - Bessie Love, 1928

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    0001: JAMES ABBE SR. - Bessie Love, 1928

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    Est. $125 - $175Starting Price $25
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    Sep 08, 2021 4:00 PM EDT
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    Description
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  • Artist: James Abbe Sr.
  • Title: Bessie Love, 1928
  • Medium: Photo Litho, 1990, Hong Kong
  • Dimensions: 8.55x6.55"
  • Description: Heat Wax Mounted on 8.5x11" Conservation Board
  • Artist Bio:

    James Edward Abbe (1883 – 1973) was an American photographer. His most celebrated portraits include his rare double portraits of silent film stars Rudolph Valentino and his wife Natasha Rambova, Lillian and Dorothy Gish, as well as dancers including the Dolly Sisters and Anna Pavlova, all taken in the 1920s. Reflecting the changing fashions in magazines content, Abbe became one of the first photojournalist to submit his work in photo-essays to major publications, including The London Magazine, Vu and the Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung. He also took photographs during the Spanish Civil War and the Nazis' rise in Germany. "His life would make a good movie," his daughter Tilly said. "He called his photography 'a ticket' to the world."



    Reserve: $45.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat rate of $15.00 to anywhere within the Continental US via USPS.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: No additional fees for combined shipping per bidder.
  • Location: This item ships from California.

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition
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    Very Good, with COA

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