Date of Printing: 1992 • Medium: Photograph, RC print (B&W) • Subject Category: Photography - Art • Signed: Unsigned Period • Created: Post-Modern (1950 - 1999) • Plate Size HxWxD cm: 21.3 x 16.9 • Leaf Paper Size HxW cm: 24.1 x 18 • Style: Original Vintage • Print on Verso: Blank on verso • Condition: Good • Edition Type: Original Print• Paper Type: Resin Coated Photographic Paper • Framed: Unframed
This is a portrait of the legendary singer BILLIE HOLIDAY taken by famed photographer Herman Leonard.Record company info sticker on verso.Glossy resin coated paper.Note that there are two vertical red wax pencil crop-marks on this photograph, due to it having been used by a newspaper in their layout design.This is NOT a digital scan or print, but an original print developed in the dark room -- using classic techniques. Condition is GOOD.Please see photos.Record company sticker on bottom by Verve logo, and on verso.
We are inlcuding a rare postcard issued in 1992 by Verve of THE COMPLETE BILLIE HOLIDAY ON VERVE box.
This print is part of our classic JAZZ MASTERS series of jazz & blues musicians.These were used as promotional photographs issued by their record companies, and sometimes were printed by the photographer themselves.