Mar 22, 2018 - Sale 2470

Sale 2470 - Lot 78

Price Realized: $ 4,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,500 - $ 5,000
(SCIENTISTS.) EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Etched bust portrait of him by Lionel S. Reiss, Signed at lower left, showing him looking at viewer. Additionally signed by the artist, lower right. Printed in an edition of 100. 10 1/4x7 1/4 inches; margins trimmed, faint discoloration from prior matting, moderate foxing overall. Np, [1933]

Additional Details

Lionel S. Reiss struck 100 impressions of his Einstein portrait to be sold for $40 each at a benefit for Hebrew University held in New York on March 15, 1933.