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    Frank Stewart (American, b. 1949).
    Secret Societies

    Gelatin silver print
    10" x 8"
    New York; 1978

    Signed, titled, and dated in black ink on verso. An image of a group of African-American men in Harlem dressed in suits, wearing white gloves, and fraternal regalia.

    Frank Stewart studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and later moved to New York to pursue his career in photography. His early focus began with photographing jazz musicians. In 1977, he was one of the first North American journalists to visit Cuba with the Center for Cuban Studies. A few years later, he was invited to photograph the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.

    Condition: Minor wear and soiling at the edges. Some ink transference on verso, else very good.


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    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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