Lot 15
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Alvin Langdon Coburn

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Sold
3,500 GBP
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Description

  • Alvin Langdon Coburn
  • 'The Tirol', 1909
  • On verso of paper mount is written: 'Members of the Academy of [can't read name] from bro. Alvin and sr. Edith'.
  • Photogravure
  • Image: 15.4 x 19.4 cm on paper: 16.9 x 20.5 cm / affixed to paper: 19 x 25.2 cm
Vintage photogravure adhered to original card at the top edge. Signed and dedicated in ink to 'Members of the Academy of [...] Happy Christmas from Bro. Alvin and Sr. Edith' on the reverse of the card.

Provenance

Dominic Winter auctions

Literature

Naef, Weston J. The Collection of Alfred Stieglitz: Fifty Pioneers of Modern Photography. Studio Book. 1st ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1978. no. 150;
Roberts, Pamela Glasson. Alvin Langdon Coburn. Madrid: Fundación MAPFRE, 2014. no. 78, p. 163
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