Sold ! For ….
Indeed, $ 1,105,000 for a photograph. “The record-setting print of “Nautilus” was signed and dated by Edward Weston in 1927 and is among the earliest prints of this famous image. It was part of a series of shell photographs Weston made while experimenting with lighting and composition. A Sotheby’s catalogue note calls it, “One of the most recognizable photographs ever made.”
I do love the Nautilus photograph :
(I don’t mind signing my photographs and assigning a date…. Anybody, opening bid for an original 1 : 1 silver gelatin print by Judith den Hollander?)