Sale 17BP01 | Lot 19

[ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY] Group of three vintage gelatin silver prints.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

Lot Details

Lot 19
[ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY] Group of three vintage gelatin silver prints.
Includes Mt. Wilson Observatory. "Hunting Dogs" Spiral Nebula; Mt. Wilson Observatory. "Great Nebula of Orion; and BARNARD, EDWARD EMERSON. The Milky Way near the Arm of Perseus. All images circa 1905, the first two 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (140 x 115 mm), the third 5 1/2 x 5 3/8 inches (140 x 135 mm). Versos annotated in French with title etc. Minor edgewear, generally fine.


Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $1,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $1,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Photographs

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