Untitled (Chicago) | 20th century, printed later, duotone photo engraving.

£500.00 GBP £1,000.00

Maier was a talented street photographer whose work has gained international recognition in recent years after her work was discovered after her death. She worked for about 40 years as a nanny, mostly on Chicago's North Shore, while pursuing photography. It was only when her negatives were discovered in an estate sale and developed that her genius was discovered. The resulting documentary Finding Vivian only helped to cemete her reputation and she is one of the most sought after American post war photographers. This original print is a rare opportunity to own a piece of her legacy.

The print measures 8x8 inches (14x11with the mount board) and is in excellent condition

Maier's work is known for its candid, expressive style and her ability to capture the essence of her subjects.

Subject/Title: Chicago

Type Of Print: Fine Duotone Photo Engraving
Approximate Image Size: 8 x 8 inches
Mount Board Size Approx.: 14 x 11 inches
Print Border: No - full-bleed print.
Condition Grade: Extra Fine ++
Verso: Professionally dry mounted with archival materials on 4ply museum mat board.