Signed Photograph of Porter by Platt Lynes, 7 x 9 inches, sepia toned, inscribed in 1939, with photographer's stamp on verso with notation. GEORGE PLATT LYNES, KATHERINE ANNE PORTER.
GEORGE PLATT LYNES, KATHERINE ANNE PORTER

George Platt Lynes (1907–1955) American fashion and commercial photographer. Katherine Anne Porter (1890-1980) American author, awarded Pulitzer Prize, best remembered for her 1962 novel, "Ship of Fools."

Signed Photograph of Porter by Platt Lynes, 7 x 9 inches, sepia toned, inscribed in 1939, with photographer's stamp on verso with notation.

This beautiful image of Porter shows her in evening gown seated in profile with a bouquet in lower left foreground. She is posed next to the floral arrangement looking contemplatively towards the right. She signs in a free area of the upper right corner, "For...From Katherine Anne, Sprint 1939." "George Platt Lynes" with address is stamped on verso with docketing below in pencil indicating the photograph is that of Porter. An elegant image.

Item #2547

Price: $1,525.00

See all items in Literature, Photograph, Photography