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Title

Award winning lyricist, Sammy Cahn, his wife, Gloria, their children, Stephen 12, Lori 10, and a friend play in the pool at their Los Angeles Home. Photo was taken in 1959 for the Saturday Evening Post


Artist

Sid Avery

United States of America

1918 - Jul 2002


Details


Date

1959


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Edition

11/70


Dimensions

37.2 x 37.2 cm image; 50.5 x 40.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l. verso, pencil "Sid Avery". Dated verso, "... 1959...".


Credit

Gift of the artist 1992


Location

Not on display


Accession number

144.1992


Artist information

Sid Avery

Works in the collection

30


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


  • Hollywood at home, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Jul 1992–05 Oct 1992

  • Critic's Choice, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Apr 1994–10 Jul 1994


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Sandra Byron, Hollywood at Home: Photographs by Sid Avery, Sydney, 1992. cat.no. 9

Robert McFarlane, Critic's Choice, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers