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The City Of Ambitions

Alfred Stieglitz-The City Of Ambitions-1918

Sell Through Rate: 100%

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 :
$50,000[-20%]*
High Estimate :
$70,000[-43%]*
Hammer Price :
$40,000
Sold For :
$50,000*
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'