Wilson A. Bentley /   Wilson Alwyn Bentley

United States 1865 - 1931

Photography

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Wilson A. Bentley
Wilson Alwyn Bentley
Male
United States
1865
September 19, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Wilson Alwyn “Snowflake” Bentley, born in 1865, in Jericho, Vermont, USA, is one of the first known photographers of snowflakes. He perfected a process of catching flakes on black velvet in such a way that their images could be captured before they either melted or sublimated.

Total Turnover: $61,000

Total Number Of Artworks Sold: 5

Total Sell Through Rate: 100.00%

Artworks Sold Price Range

 

Turnover

Total Turnover: $61,000

Number Of Artworks Sold

Total Number Of Artworks Sold: 5

Sell Through Rate

Total Sell Through Rate: 100.00%
Wilson A. Bentley-Selected Images Of Snowflakes-1920

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  • Artist: Wilson A. Bentley
  • Artwork: Selected Images Of Snowflakes
  • Size: each approximately 10.2 x 7.6 cm
  • Medium : 15 photomicrographs of snowflakes, printing-out-paper prints
  • Creation Year: 1920
  • Last Estimated Price: $10,000 - $15,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $10,000 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $10,000 *
Wilson A. Bentley-Selected Images Of Snowflakes-1920

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork. If you want to discover artworks from Wilson A. Bentley, go to this page.

  • Artist: Wilson A. Bentley
  • Artwork: Selected Images Of Snowflakes
  • Size: 7.6 x 10.2 cm
  • Medium : A group of 10 photomicrographs of 'Snowflakes', printing-out-paper prints
  • Creation Year: 1920
  • Last Estimated Price: $8,000 - $12,000
  • Last Hammer Price: $14,000 *
  • Highest Hammer Price: $18,000 *