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PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITION FUND OF THE DENVER ART MUSEUM

Eadweard Muybridge
SELECTED MOTION STUDIES
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 72,500 USD
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PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITION FUND OF THE DENVER ART MUSEUM

Eadweard Muybridge
SELECTED MOTION STUDIES
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 72,500 USD
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Eadweard Muybridge
1830-1904
SELECTED MOTION STUDIES
a group of 111 collotypes from Animal Locomotion, including images of Men and Women, all but 11 on the two-toned leaf, and all but 13 with letterpress title, plate number, copyright, and date in the margin, 1887 (111)
Various sizes from 6 by 18 in. (15.3 by 45.7 cm.) to 9 by 12 in. (22.9 by 30.5 cm.)
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Catalogue Note

Ben Bailey, shown here in a boxing study, was the only African-American to be featured in Eadweard Muybridge's extensive, 611 plate study of human and animal locomotion. Muybridge's other models consisted of professors and students from the University of Pennsylvania, patients from a west Philadelphia hospital, and models from Philadelphia's Academy of the Fine Arts.

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