5 April 2000,
Price realised USD 14,100
USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
Selected Motion Studies
30 collotype plates from Animal Locomotion, An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements, 1872-1885, published under the auspices of the University of Pennsylvania, 1887. Each with letterpress credit, series title, plate number, copyright and reproduction limitation printed in the margin.
Varying sizes from 7¾ x 12¼in. (19.7 x 31.1cm.) to 6.3/8 x 17¼in. (16.2 x 43.8cm.) (30)
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The subjects include a male nude, 15 female nudes, 4 clothed females all engaged in various activities, 3 horse and riders, a horse and carriage and 6 animals including 2 birds in flight, a horse, a group of deer, a camel and a reindeer.
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