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Eadweard Muybridge (British, 1830-1904) Two Images from ANIMAL LOCOMOTION: Plate 307 (Discus Throw)

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Eadweard Muybridge (British, 1830-1904)

Two Images from ANIMAL LOCOMOTION: Plate 307 (Discus Throw) and Plate 536 (Hands Writing), 1887. Both identified within the image. Collotypes on paper, sheet sizes 19 x 24 in. (48.2 x 60.9 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Creases, nicks, and soiling to margins.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Most of the soiling is to the margins. Hand has a loss l.l. and staining to the top 3 inches of the sheet. The sheets are heavy paper, but are brittle.

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