Portrait Photograph of John Birks ('Dizzy') Gillespie.

New York: Dec 2, 1955.

Van Vechten, Carl. Reproduced (from this print) in Mauriber's PORTRAITS: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF CARL VAN VECHTEN (1978). Seated on stool, leaning forward, with chin in hand, trumpet at his feet. 1 vols. 32.5 x 2285 cm. (12-7/8 x 9 inches). With the photographer's atelier stamp on verso, and with holograph notes giving subject of the photo date, and printer reference ("I - OO - 6"); and indications to the printer for reduction. Two small finger smudges at upper left corner, lower left corner a bit bumped Item #222108

Provenance: The estate of Saul Mauriber, Van Vechten's assistant and executor of Van Vechten's photography estate and the compiler of PORTRAITS: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF CARL VAN VECHTEN (1978).

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