Original Photograph of Allen Ginsberg and Peter Orlovsky giving a spoken word performance at the University of Pennsylvania.


The Beat poet Allen Ginsberg (author of ‘Howl’ and ‘Kaddish’) and his partner Peter Orlovsky are seen seated onstage. As Ginsberg reads, Orlovsky gazes in his direction. The ink caption states the performance took place in January of 1982 at the “U of P” (University of Pennsylvania). The photograph is credited to Steptoe, i.e., the poet, photographer and publisher Lamont Steptoe.


Description: Original Photograph of Allen Ginsberg and Peter Orlovsky giving a spoken word performance at the University of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia. January, 1982. 8 x 10 inches. Untrimmed. In fine condition.

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Price: $75.00

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