**Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60.
Lot 112
Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso. They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150. Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60.
Sold for US$ 12,500 inc. premium
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Auction 20912
**Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60. **Full page illustration in catalogue per MR** Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs in portfolio Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. Ten dye transfer prints. Varying sizes from 14 x 15 7/8 in. (35.6 x 40.3 cm) to 14 1/8 x 18 in. (35.9 x 45.7 cm) or the reverse. Each signed in pencil on the verso.  They have been matted on acid free, non-buffered museum rag board manufactured by Rising Paper Company, Housatonic, Massachusetts. Produced in a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher, 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z, and a regular edition of 150.   Enclosed in a linen clamshell case with credit and title. This is portfolio 60.
Lot Details
Harold Edgerton (1903-1990)
Harold Edgerton: Ten Dye Transfer Photographs,
Littleton: Palm Press, Inc., 1985. 10 dye-transfer prints. each signed in pencil on the verso. Milk Crop Coronet also signed in ink in the margin. Numbered 60/150 on colophon (there was also a special edition of 30 sets reserved for the publisher and 26 artist's proofs lettered A to Z), contained in a linen clamshell case with credit and title.
sizes vary from 14 x 15 7/8in to 14 1/8 x 18in or reverse

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Photo Forum, Pittsburgh, 1991

    The plates are as follows:
    Cutting the Card Quickly!
    Milk Drop Coronet
    .30 Bullet Piercing An Apple
    Football Kick
    Cranberry Juice into Milk
    Pigeon Released
    Bullet through Banana
    Diver
    Moscow Circus
    Bullet through Candle Flame

    Additional images in this lot can be viewed in our online catalog.
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