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Slim Aarons, 'Fan Mail', estimated at $2,500-$3,000 at Jasper52.

Fine art photography exposes all walks of life in New York May 14

NEW YORK — More than 90 lots of fine art photography arrive at Jasper52 on Tuesday, May 14 as perfect additions to any home or office environment. The catalog is now available for review and bidding exclusively at LiveAuctioneers.

Alain Le Garsmeur (b.1943-) appears to have been most active in the 1970s and 1980s, shooting on film transparencies for publications such as Le Figaro Magazine, Newsweek, and the Sunday Times. Savannah Skateboard is a 1983 image printed in 2022 from an original transparency. It measures 20 by 22in and is estimated at $400-$500.

Slim Aarons (1916-2006) was a world-famous photographer of celebrities and socialites. Fan Mail is a 1952 image of a then-ascendant Marilyn Monroe wearing a red negligee while sorting through her fan mail shortly after the release of her film The Asphalt Jungle. The 30in square print is stamped for the Slim Aarons Estate and is from an edition of 150. It is estimated at $2,500-$3,000.

Winter Tan by Alain Le Garsmeur captures a man tanning with a sun reflector on a street near Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York in February 1973. It is estimated at $400-$500.