May 22, 2014 - Sale 2351

Sale 2351 - Lot 59

Price Realized: $ 35,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 7,000 - $ 10,000
TWO NOBEL PRIZE WINNERS: SCIENCE MEETS LITERATURE EINSTEIN, ALBERT; AND RABINDRANATH TAGORE. Photograph Signed, by both, additionally dated by Einstein, showing the two in conversation. Signed in the image, above the relevant portrait. 8x10 inches; minor marginal remnants of prior mounting at all edges recto, minor creases at corners. Np, 1931

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In the summer of 1930, Einstein and Tagore met on two occasions to discuss the nature of truth. The content of their discussion is published in an appendix to Tagore's Religion of Man, 1931.