01-28-2011 01-28-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2535B Boston
January 28, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Lot of Two Images of a Majorette Throwing a Baton.

$830$700
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2535B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 28, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)

Lot of Two Images of a Majorette Throwing a Baton. Both signed "H. EDGERTON" in pencil on the reverse. Gelatin silver prints, sheet sizes 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Minor nicks and creases to edges (some just into images), tape and residue to one on the reverse.
Estimate $800-1,200

The more vertical image has several pin-point spots/imperfections to the image roughly following the path of the baton head. The other has surface scuffs more broadly, especially beneath and to the left of the baton.

Keywords

Harold Eugene Edgerton, baton head