The City Of Ambitions
Artwork: The City Of Ambitions
Size: 34 x 26 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: Large-format photogravure on tissue accompanied by a frame backboard
Creation year: 1918
Category: Photography
Artwork details : Set of 2

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-10-07
Lot Number: 53
Low Estimate: $50000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $70000 [-42%]
Hammer Price: $40000
Sold For: $50000
Notes: Signed, titled, and dated by the photographer in pencil in the margin, mounted, signed, titled, dated, annotated 'Original Photogravure - (very rare),' and inscribed 'For D. S. N. Dec. 24/42' in ink on the reverse; Frame backboard with annotations in pencil and ink and a label with typed 'Plate 22. City of Ambition - 1910 / Keep Clean, Handle with Care and Return to Dorothy Norman 124 E. 70 St., NYC 21'