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Peru

Robert Frank-Peru-1948

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Peru
Size:
the photographs various sizes to 20 x 24.8 cm
Medium :
A unique book, comprising 39 photographs, each mounted back to back
Creation Year:
1948
Marks
Folio, spiral-bound, signed and inscribed 'To Mr. Brodovitch, / Before leaving New York / I want to thank you / and wish you / good luck / bonne chance' in ink on the first page, a typed The Museum of Modern Art label, signed by Joel Meyerowitz in pencil, on the inside front cover. The whole in a modern black cloth clamshell box, gilt-stamped leather label on the spine
Category :
Photography
Provenance :
Gift of the photographer to Alexey Brodovitch, 1949Alexey Brodovitch to Joel Meyerowitz, 1960sChristie's New York, 8 April 2011, Sale 2431, Lot 452

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-04-10
Event :
Lot Number :
224
Low Estimate :
$100,000[+30%]*
High Estimate :
$150,000[-13%]*
Hammer Price :
$130,000
Sold For :
$162,500*