W. Eugene Smith VTG Midwife Family of Man VERY RARE Official USIA Press Photo

W. Eugene Smith VTG Midwife Family of Man VERY RARE Official USIA Press Photo

W. Eugene Smith VTG Midwife Family of Man VERY RARE Official USIA Press Photo

Eugene Smith Title: “Southern Midwife” Size/Media: Approx. 10″ x 8″ Ferrotyped fiber silver gelatin Dates: Shot c. 1951, Printed no later than 1959 w/ Official United States Information Agency text mimeographed on verso. Condition: Minor curling to the paper with minor imperfections to the surface throughout. Large crease along upper edge that has only a very thin line of emulsion damage dotting the crease. Small tear in the lower margin and crease along lower edge of image. Please see scans for further information. This photo was included in the seminal photography exhibition “Family of Man” curated by Edward Steichen and was printed in the accompanying book on its own page p. Vintage and striking shot of midwife in 1951 by noted photographer W. This print was sent out by the United States Information Agency (USIA) to promote the Family of Man exhibition in the Netherlands in 1959. Please see our other listings for more historic, vintage and rare press photos! We attempt to provide accurate descriptions for all of our items. We are happy to answer all of your questions. All copyrights remain with the original photographers and/or their estates. THANKS AND GOOD LUCK! The item “W. Eugene Smith VTG Midwife Family of Man VERY RARE Official USIA Press Photo” is in sale since Thursday, January 28, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Photographic Images\Contemporary (1940-Now)\Other Contemporary Photographs”. The seller is “quint7510″ and is located in USA. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Date of Creation: 1950-1959
  • Photo Type: Gelatin Silver
  • Subject: Historic & Vintage
  • Color: Black & White
  • Size Type/Largest Dimension: Medium (Up to 10″)

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