• Sale 2603

    The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration

    6 December 2012, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 122

    THOMAS J. ABERCROMBIE (1930-2006)

    A Nunamiut Boy and Mask, Alaska, c. 1958

    Price Realised  

    THOMAS J. ABERCROMBIE (1930-2006)
    A Nunamiut Boy and Mask, Alaska, c. 1958
    unique digital inkjet print, printed later
    accompanied by certificate of authenticity, signed by the National Geographic Society and numbered '1/1'
    image: 20 x 13½in. (51.4 x 34.7cm.)
    sheet: 26 x 19½in. (66.5 x 50cm.)


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    Saleroom Notice

    This lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the National Geographic Society guaranteeing the photograph is unique and numbered '1/1'.


    Literature

    National Geographic magazine, July 1959, p. 42;
    Odysseys and Photographs: Four National Geographic Field Men, National Geographic Society, 2008, p. 180.