Alfred WERTHEIMER
  • Alfred WERTHEIMER

    Elvis Leaves for Germany
    Vintage Gelatin Silver Print, 1958
    9 x 13 ¼ inches
    Flush mounted
    Signed, titled and dated by Photographer on verso.
    Photographer's ink stamps on verso.

    Notations in Wertheimer's hand on verso as follows:

    Elvis Presley September 1958 Brooklyn Army Base

    “Elvis Leaves for Germany”

    Elvis is about to ship out for a stint in the U.S. Army and is leaving the Brooklyn Port of Embarkation to board a troop ship for a tour of duty in Germany.

    He is adjusting his cap.

    Brooklyn, N.Y. September 1958

    Printed 1958 by myself. Vintage Print. (and ititialed by AW)

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