Portrait photograph of Kenneth Anger by Chester Kessler (1954) - mounted and SIGNED on reverse by photographer

Kessler, Chester (photographer), Kenneth Anger (subject)

Published by San Francisco: Chester Kessler, 1954
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9-1/2" x 7-1/2" black and white photographic print mounted on 16" x 14" gray Crescent art board. An iconic portrait photograph of experimental filmmaker and occultist Kenneth Anger, taken by his associate Chester Kessler in Los Angeles in 1954 (around the time of the filming of Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome). The back of the mount includes a typewritten identificatory label SIGNED by Kessler (1919-1979) as well as the photographer's address label (with ZIP code) and copyright assertion stamp. Photo has 3/4" scratch just to right of Anger's head and tiny loss to one corner; mount has minor soil. A rare period print of an important American portrait. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Portrait photograph of Kenneth Anger by ...
Publisher: San Francisco: Chester Kessler
Publication Date: 1954
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st edition

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