Nov 07, 2017 - Sale 2461

Sale 2461 - Lot 167

Price Realized: $ 1,875
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Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
GRIEG, EDVARD. Photograph Inscribed and Signed, twice, a cabinet card bust portrait by Meycke, showing him in 3/4-view. Signed on the mount below the image, and again on the verso after inscription to pianist Johanna von Seemann, in German: "with thanks and great esteem." 5 1/2x4 inches (image), 6 1/2x4 1/4 inches overall; recto signature written over photographer's imprint, faint scattered foxing to image, remnants of prior mounting at upper and lower edges verso, minor scattered abrasions verso. Bergen, Norway, April 1881

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From the Jimmy Van Heusen Collection.