Fine Prints and Photography Online Auction

March 09, 2017

LOT 24

Lot 24

Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995)

Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995)
Lot 24 Details
Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995), German/American


Gelatin silver print on Kodak Polyfiber paper; signed and numbered 14/250 in black ink to margin, titled “Destitute men, Notre Dame Cathedral” and inscribed “Print made in Time Life photo lab 1995” “Copyright Time Inc / All Rights Reserved” in pencil verso. Accompanied by the Time-Life Photographic Lab Certificate of Authenticity. Unframed.
Image/Sheet 11.9" x 8.1" — 30.2 x 20.6 cm.; 14" x 11" — 35.6 x 27.9 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995)
  • Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995)

TIME-LIFE Photographic Lab, New York with their Certificate of Authenticity, purchased in 1995;
Private Collection, Toronto, ON


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LOT 24

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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