Nov 20, 2014 - Sale 2367

Sale 2367 - Lot 77

Price Realized: $ 4,420
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Photograph dated and Signed, bust portrait, showing him wearing pin-stripe suit and checkered tie in 3/4-view. Inscribed in the image, upper right corner. 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches; moderate fading to signature and text, mounted to larger board, some scattered abrasions, cracking at upper left corner, unobtrusive transparent adhesive along lower edge recto (affecting portrait; from prior matting?). Pasadena, 1931

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For three terms between 1930 and 1931, Einstein conducted research as a Visiting Scientist at the California Institute of Technology.