Art Auction Lot Sold in Canada in 2021
Artist - Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946)
Title - An Icy Night, From Camera Work Number 4, (Featured In An Ad For Goerz Lenses), 1898, Printed 1903 (1903)
Materials - photogravure on a printed sheet for goerz lenses with wide margins
Markings - The image on a sheet with text printed in sepia, headed at the top of the sheet on both sides: “Goerz” …. “Lenses,” above more text that reads in the left and right margins: “The original of this celebrated picture “Icy Night,” exhibited in the international exhibitions at London, Paris, Turin, Brussels, Hamburg, Philadelphia, etc., etc.” / “was made in January, Eighteen hundred and Ninety-eight, at 1:00 a.m., with a Goerz lens, Series III., full opening, and an exposure of three minutes”. Unframed.Plate/Sheet 5.1 ins x 6.3 ins; 13 cms x 15.9 cms; 18.1 ins x 20 ins; 46 cms x 50.8 cms
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