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W. Somerset Maugham

Artist:
George Platt Lynes (American, East Orange, New Jersey 1907–1955 New York)
Date:
1930s–40s
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
33.7 x 27.8 cm. (13 1/4 x 10 15/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.565.19
Rights and Reproduction:
© Estate of George Platt Lynes
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto LR beneath print: "Somerset Maugham"; photographer's stamp on mount verso UC: "GEORGE PLATT LYNES// 640 MADISON AVENUE, NEW YORK"; inscribed in blue ink on mount, verso UC: "W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM [underlined]"; inscribed in pencil on mount verso UC: "II"
Lincoln Kirstein

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