Laurence Miller Gallery presents Helen Levitt : Five Decades, featuring vintage prints gifted by Levitt to James Agee and his family between 1940 and ca. 2000. These include several of Levitt’s most famous New York images, pictures from Mexico City, and never before exhibited portraits of James Agee. Helen first met James Agee at Walker Evans’ apartment in New York City in 1938, and the two formed a deep friendship. Helen later traveled to Mexico City with Agee’s then wife, Alma, and her son. Several of her Mexican images were later reproduced inHelen Levitt : Mexico City, published in 1997. James...
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