• The National Geographic Collec auction at Christies

    Sale 2603

    The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration

    6 December 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 232

    James M. Gurney (b. 1958)

    The One Hundred Years Index

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    James M. Gurney (b. 1958)
    The One Hundred Years Index
    signed 'Gurney' (lower left)
    oil on canvasboard
    36 x 24 in. (91.4 x 61 cm.)


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    This work was commissioned in 1988 in honor of the 100th anniversary of National Geographic magazine.

    Provenance

    Commissioned by the National Geographic Society.


    Literature

    National Geographic magazine, February 1989, p. 274.


    Exhibited

    Stockbridge, Massachusetts, The Norman Rockwell Museum, National Geographic: The Art of Exploration, 2006.