Oct 25, 2016 - Sale 2426

Sale 2426 - Lot 201

Price Realized: $ 13,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
Seeing the Unseen: Twelve Photographs by Harold Edgerton. A handsome portfolio with 12 (of 12) photographs, including some of Edgerton's best-known motion studies. With an introduction by Geoffrey W. Holt. Dye transfer (5) and silver prints (7), the images measuring 13 1/2x10 3/4 inches (34.3x27.3 cm.), and the reverse, the sheets 14x11 inches (35.6x27.9 cm.), each with Edgerton's signature and edition notation 45/60, in pencil, on verso. Folio, black leatherette clamshell box with a silver-stamped title and illustration; the colophon with the edition notation, in ink; contents loose as issued. ONE OF 60 NUMBERED COPIES. Boston, Massachusetts, 1938-64; printed 1977

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Shock Waves from Impact, circa 1965 A Girl and Her Horse, 1941 Action at the Rodeo, 1940 Tennis Serve, 1952 Football Placement Kick, 1934 Swirls and Eddies of a Tennis Stroke, 1939 Golf Drive by Densmore Shute, 1938 Splash of a Milk Drop, 1957 Vortex at a Fan Blade Tip, 1973 Pole Vaulter, David Tork, 1964 Cutting the Playing Card Quickly, circa 1964 Bullet and Apple, circa 1964.

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