Apr 19, 2016 - Sale 2411

Sale 2411 - Lot 57

Price Realized: $ 3,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
TINA MODOTTI (1896-1942)
Pair of variant photographs from a Diego Rivera Mural, details of "Festival in Jalisco," Ministry of Education, Mexico City. Silver prints, 9 1/2x7 1/2 inches (24.1x 19.1 cm.), with Modotti's notations, in the negative, and with her purple hand stamp and notations indicating the photograph was originally in the B.Traven/R.E. Lujan Estate, on verso. 1920s

Additional Details

From the B. Traven/R.E. Lujan Estate; to Throckmorton Fine Art, New York, New York; to a Private New York Collector in the 1990s.