Animal Locomotion, An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements

Lot Number 44
Author Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904)
Title Animal Locomotion, An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements
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Description Animal Locomotion, An Electro-Photographic Investigation of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements A collection of 50 collotypes, all with printed credit, title, plate number and copyright on full sheet, and one printed title page,full sheet size - 47.5 x 60.3cm (18 3/4 x 23 3/4in); average plate size - 34.4 x 49.2cm (13 5/8 x 19 3/8in)Plate titles and numbers are as follows:3.Walking26.Walking, carrying 75-lb. stone on left shoulder29.Walking, carrying bucket of water in each hand59.Starting for a run (shoes)66. Running88.Ascending stairs125.Descending stairs153. Jumping; running; straight high jump (shoes)158.Jumping; running; twist high jump (shoes)161.Jumping; standing high jump163.Jumping; standing broad jump (shoes)167.Jumping over boy's back (leap-frog)279.Baseball; batting284.Baseball; catching and throwing288.Baseball error290.Cricket; over arm bowling291.Cricket; batting; drive301.Foot-ball; punt313.Heaving 20-lb. rock327.Rowing337.Boxing; open hand (shoes)347.Wrestling; Graeco-Roman355.On guard, walking and turning around363.Running somersault388.Farmer, using a spade567.Hauling; dark-gray Belgian horse Billy580.Walking; saddle; thoroughbred bay mare Annie G.592.Racking (pacing); saddle; brown horse Pronto630.Gallop; saddle; gray mare Pandora646.Jumping a hurdle; saddle; rider; 105; nude; gray mare Pandora649.A: Hornet rocking; B: Eagle rolling barrel, etc.668.Ass; ambling; irregular; saddle; a boy riding zoo675.Sow; trotting679.Goat; galloping685.Fallow deer; buck and doe; trotting686.Fallow deer; buck and doe; galloping695.Elk; galloping705.Dog; trotting; mastiff Dread709.Dog; galloping; white racing hound Maggie717.Cat; trotting; change to galloping721.Lion; walking727.Liones, walking; lion, lying down738.Bactrian camel; racking740.Bactrian camel; (young) galloping745.Raccoon; walking; turning around749.Baboon; climbing a pole750.Sloth; walking suspended on a horizontal pole751.Kangaroo; walking, on all-fours, change to jumping755.Pigeon; flying773.Ostrich; running
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Estimated Price GBP 15,000.00 - 20,000.00
( USD 25,200.00 - 33,600.00 )
Actual Price GBP 46,360.00 ( USD 74,176.00 )

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AUCTION DETAILS

Auction House Bloomsbury Auctions
Website http://www.bloomsburyauctions.com/
Auction Name Photographs
Sale Number #35995
Auction Date November 23, 2012 - November 23, 2012
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