Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Fall Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Oct 17, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 122

Jack Leigh, Steps and Shadows, Silver Gelatin Print

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for
Sold Price excludes BP

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from a Private Collection, Savannah, GA


Jack Leigh (Savannah, 1948-2004), Steps and Shadows, 1979, Signed Silver Gelatin Print, pencil signed on mat, matted and framed. Frame size: 29 in. x 23 in.

Jack Leigh was a photographer and Savannah native best known for the photo of the Bird Girl statue on the cover of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. He won numerous awards for his photographs of the American South and published six books of photography. His widely exhibited work can now be found in multiple private and corporate collections, including the University of Georgia. The SCAD Museum of Art exhibited a retrospective of his work in 2014.

Measurements: Height: of image 18 in. x Width: 12 1/4 in.


Good condition, not viewed out of frame, some wear to frame.

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