Kovert of Hollywood

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Fred Kovert Nude John Winship 1940s B&W Classic Academic Physique Photo

Early studio physique photograph by Fred Kovert of classic man John Winship in a seated figural study with sword, that showcases the model's substantial musculature with great ab and arm definition. Winship was also photographed by AMG, Pat Milo and Denny Denfield. This image dates to the 1940s. Printed on a double weight, fiber paper with a matte surface. Condition: 8"x 10". Photographer issued ink pouch was 99% removed, slight residue, wipe mark can be seen when rolled under light, no emulsion damage. Unmarked, undated, properly numbered "203" in pencil to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$400.00
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Fred Kovert B&W Nude Tom Mathews Male Physique Studio Photograph

Exceptional vintage studio photograph by lensman Fred Kovert of ever popular physique model Tom Mathews, a muscular hunk with charming boyish looks, in a simple academic study with his body unshaven. Circa 1944-1947. Mathews posed for several photographers, including Bruce of Los Angeles and Bob Mizer of Athletic Model Guild. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Printed on a double weight, fiber paper with a matte surface. In excellent condition with minor indication of ink pouch removal, no emulsion flaws. Unmarked, undated. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$700.00
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Kovert Of Hollywood Nude Jack Conant 1940s Studio Physique Photograph

Rare 1940s studio photograph by Fred Kovert of a youthful Jack Conant in a early image of the model that strikes an aggressively bold and none to subtle sexual pose that's reminiscent of George Platt Lynes. Dynamic and very direct. Conant is a favorite physique model who also posed extensively for the Athletic Model Guild. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Printed on a double weight, fiber paper with a matte surface. In great condition with indication of ink pouch removal, no emulsion flaws. Numerically marked in pencil to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$750.00
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Fred Kovert Marke & Silvis Nude Male Physique Duo B&W Studio Photograph

Exceptional late 1940s studio photograph by Fred Kovert (of Hollywood) featuring models Andrew Marke (seated) and Don Silvis in a classically inspired pose that combines strength and elegance. Silvis also posed for the Athletic Model Guild. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Silver gelatin photograph, printed on a low lustre DW fiber paper. In very good condition with faint upper left corner wear, upper right corner wear, small crink lines at right border and lower right corner wear w/related small emulsion scratch. Correct numerical marking upper left (back), model notes by collector. Undated. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$400.00
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Fred Kovert Nude Male Larry Carr Vintage Studio Academic Physique Photograph

Terrific 1940s (early 1950s) Fred Kovert of Hollywood photograph featuring ever popular model Larry Carr, a favorite who also posed for the Athletic Model Guild. This is an outstanding figural study...stark against the dark ground and done in the very bold manner the artist was known for, a very direct and confrontational approach. A rare and early nude, sans inked posing strap. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Printed on a DW, medium lustre fiber, silver gelatin print. Loss to upper left corner, two light handling lines lower left edge, one on right edge near border (not immediately apparent). Numerically marked to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$225.00
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Nude John Winship Male Physique Kovert Of Hollywood Studio Photo

Bold 1940s photo by Fred Kovert of popular muscleman John Winship in a seated studio image, with the handsome nude model looking very powerful...a massive musculature, super physique. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Very good condition with minor handling wear of ink pouch removal, no emulsion damage. DW, medium lustre fiber, silver gelatin print. Numerically marked "198" to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$400.00
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Nude Male Vintage Studio B&W Physique Photograph~Fred Kovert

Classic nude male photograph by Fred Kovert...circa 1940s/50s. Very elegant figure study featuring an anonymous model with a trim, muscular physique posed with a curtain rod as staff...contrasting nicely against the dark ground. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Very good condition with evidence of ink pouch removal with small emulsion loss (seen in scan, 1/8"). DW, medium lustre fiber, silver gelatin print. Numerically marked "186" to reverse. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$300.00
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Standing Nude Larry Carr Kovert Of Hollywood Male Physique Studio Photo

Classic late 1940s studio photograph by Fred Kovert (of Hollywood). Simple and elegant, this image features a youthful Larry Carr in a full length, standing nude pose. A classic model of the era, Carr posed for several different studios and maintains a loyal following of fans/collectors. Size/Condition: 8"x 10". Excellent condition, slight age darkening. DW, medium lustre fiber, silver gelatin print. Numerically marked "276 Carr" to reverse by photographer and ID notes from previous collector. Purchase price includes domestic, insured Priority Mail shipping, First Class for international buyers.

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$400.00