Lee Miller (1907–1977) - Bad burns case at 44th Evacuation Hospital | 1944

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Lee Miller (1907–1977) - Bad burns case at 44th Evacuation Hospital | 1944
Gelatin-silver print - Gallery Stamp - 1992

Artist: Lee Miller (1907–1977)
Title: Bad burns case at 44th Evacuation Hospital
Year: 1944
Location: Near La Cambe
Town/City: Normandy
Country: France
Print: Vintage Gelatin silver print on premium quality paper in very good condition

Description: "A bad burns case asked me to take his picture as he wanted to see how funny he looked. It was pretty grim and I didn’t focus good." Lee Miller, in her dispatch titled Unarmed Warriors. Published in US Vogue, 15 September 1944, Page 138, and UK Vogue, 15 September 1944, page 138. Captioned as: A bad burn case asked me to take his picture, as he wanted to see how funny he looked. It was pretty grim, and I didn't focus well.

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Lot details
Artist
Lee Miller (1907–1977)
Title of artwork
Bad burns case at 44th Evacuation Hospital | 1944
Technique
Gelatin-silver print
Signature
Gallery Stamp
Date of print
1992
Condition
Extremely fine
Image size
16.1×24.1 cm
Total dimensions
20.2×25.3×0.1 cm
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