30 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,625
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
Julian LaVerdiere (B. 1971)
First Attempted Trans Atlastic Telegraph Cable Crossing
signed, titled, numbered and dated 'Julian LaVerdiere 1999 4 of 6 "FIRST ATTEMPTED TRANS ATLANTIC TELEGRAPH CABLE CROSSING"' (on the reverse)
Cibachrome print mounted on panel
29½ x 39½ in. (75 x 100.3 cm.)
Executed in 1999. This work is number four from an edition of six.
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Private collection, New York
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