May 20, 2010 - Sale 2215

Sale 2215 - Lot 374

Price Realized: $ 7,500
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Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
ABBOTT, BERENICE (1898-1991)
Select group of 3 abstract photographs from her Science series. Silver prints, 2 approximately 22 1/4x5 and one 19x23 inches (57.2x12.7 and 48.3x58.4 cm.), each with Abbott's signature and edition notations 4/40, in pencil, on mount recto and the Berenice Abbott Retrospective Parasol Press hand stamp on mount verso. 1958-1961; printed 1982

Additional Details

Berenice Abbott: Photographs, 145 ("Beams of Light Through Glass") & 152 ("The Pendulum").
The last is titled "Falling Balls of Unequal Mass."