The Acropolis Of Athens, Illustrated Picturesquely And Architecturally In Photography
Artwork: The Acropolis Of Athens, Illustrated Picturesquely And Architecturally In Photography
Size: the plates approximately 19.1 x 24.1 cm
Edition Size: n/a
Medium: A book illustrated with 26 carbon prints of the Architecture and Environs of the Acropolis, comprising one small carbon print on the title and 25 larger carbon prints
Creation year: 1870
Category: Photography
Artwork details : London: F. S. Ellis, 1870

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-04-05
Lot Number: 42
Low Estimate: $12000 [-25%]
High Estimate: $18000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $9000
Sold For: $11250
Notes: Most numbered and a few with the photographer's signature, caption, and/or date in the negative, mounted to a leaf, each with a leaf of accompanying text. Tall folio, gilt-lettered green one-quarter morocco (Truthful Lens 155; NYPL 223; Photobook Vol. I, p. 68)