| Todd Webb |
Self Portrait of Todd Webb and Wife Lucille, Bath, ME
4-7/16 x 3-3/8 in. (113 x 86 mm)
With a handwritten Merry Christmas note on the verso from Lucille and Todd Webb, signed Lucille and Todd at the bottom by Lucille Webb. Todd Webb was born in Detroit, December 15, 1905. Webb learned the skills of fine art and photography in the late 1930s at the Detroit Camera Club under Ansel Adams. During World War II, he was a photographer in the Navy. Later he moved to New York City, where by 1949 he gained a worldwide reputation for his photography. Webb died in Auburn, ME on April 15, 2000. He was 94 at the time. See: Webb, Looking Back: Memoirs and Photographs, p.217.
Price: $250 Sale: $175 (ref. 6293)