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Unknown photographer: An original b/w press photograph of the American jazz musician Louis Armstrong (1901–1971) during a performance around 1955. Back with notes, including cropping instructions and page location. Photo size 17.5×25.5 cm. Frame size 33×43 cm.

Louis Armstrong - whose popularity among jazz lovers has never been surpassed - can even today be identified on the basis of a few tones, both as a singer and an instrumentalist. And even though that younger generations of jazz musicians have found new inspiration, their role models - or perhaps the role models of the role models - have surely had Louis Armstrong as a role model!

Seller informs

This is an original b/w press photograph from around 1955. Has a creased corner (upper left) and a minor tear (right side). Furthermore normal signs of handling as well as a slightly yellowed back.

Please note that Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers has not physically examined this item, the estimate is solely based on the seller’s photographic material. Therefore, we cannot provide a description of the condition, and it is not possible to request a report on the item’s condition.

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Estimate

1,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

13,000 kr.  

41 bids

When Bidder Bid
883233 (Auto bid) 13,000 kr.
1050138 12,500 kr.
883233 12,000 kr.
1050138 11,500 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 11,000 kr.
1050138 10,500 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 10,000 kr.
1050138 9,500 kr.
883233 9,000 kr.
1050138 (Auto bid) 8,500 kr.
883233 8,000 kr.
1050138 (Auto bid) 6,500 kr.
883233 6,000 kr.
1050138 4,200 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 4,000 kr.
1050138 4,000 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 3,800 kr.
1050138 3,600 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 3,400 kr.
1050138 3,200 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 3,000 kr.
1050138 2,900 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 2,800 kr.
1050138 2,700 kr.
883233 2,600 kr.
862030 2,500 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 2,400 kr.
862030 2,300 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 2,100 kr.
862030 2,000 kr.
883233 1,450 kr.
862030 (Auto bid) 1,400 kr.
883233 1,350 kr.
862030 1,150 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 1,100 kr.
862030 1,050 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 700 kr.
862030 650 kr.
883233 (Auto bid) 600 kr.
1058136 550 kr.
883233 500 kr.