London, South Kensington
14 January 1999
MB No. 2 field camera
Marlow Brothers, Birmingham; quarter-plate, mahogany-body, brass fittings, black square-cut bellows, with a brass bound lens and rubber-band shutter
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Condition: 3Cosmetic: Light signs of wear.
The MB No. 2 camera was reviewed in Amateur Photogapher in 1900.
Ahead of an online sale that honours their close bond, Meredith Etherington-Smith traces the roots of a 40-year collaboration
The artist tells us about his meticulous recreation of a child’s toy in a work that became an instant icon when it debuted at the Whitney Museum in New York in 2014