Lot 1603 - A187 Photography - Tuesday, 04. December 2018, 04.00 PM

LEWIS MORRIS RUTHERFORD

(1816-1892)
View of the moon, 1865.
Albumen print mounted on cardboard.
56.5 x 43 cm; Mount 63.5 x 47 cm.
Lower imprinted signature and date "Lewis M. Rutherford; N.Y. March 6. 1865". Framed.

Literature:
- Hermann Vogel. Die chemischen Wirkungen des Lichts und die Photographie in ihrer Anwendung in Kunst, Wissenschaft und Industrie. Leipzig, 1874. (ill. VI).
- Michel Frizot: "Das absolute Auge. Die Formen des Unsichtbaren" in: Michel Frizot (Ed.). Neue Geschichte der Fotografie. Cologne, 1998 p. 273-291 (cf. ill. p. 279).

Provenance: Swiss private collection.

CHF 2 500 / 4 000

€ 2 190 / 3 510

Sold for CHF 3 750 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.