6 December 2012,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
ROYAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY AND ALPINE CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN AND PHOTOGRAPH BY ALFRED GREGORY (1913-2010)
Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay, Mount Everest, 1953
gelatin silver print
various notations in pencil (on the mount); various annotations in pencil/ink, date stamps, typed credit 'The Times (London)' and caption on collection label affixed (on the reverse of the mount)
image: 5¼ x 7¾in. (13.8 x 20.2cm.)
mount: 7 x 9in. (18.5 x 23.2cm.)
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National Geographic magazine, July 1954, pp. 52-53 [color].
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