Apr 20, 2017 - Sale 2443

Sale 2443 - Lot 22

Price Realized: $ 3,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,500
WILSON A. BENTLEY (1865-1931)
A selection of 3 snow crystal studies. Silver print microphotographs from glass plate negatives, the images measuring 4x3 inches (10.2x7.6 cm.), each with Bentley's signature, in ink, two with the notation MBN, and one with the notation ARP and the date Dec. 6 1926, in ink or in pencil, on verso. 1885-1931

Additional Details

This selection of photographs was apparently compiled by a woman who lived in Jericho, Vermont and knew Bentley. She was gifted these photographs and then, by descent, to the present owner.