Wilson A. Bentley, ‘Snowflake’, 1888, Richard Levy Gallery
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Snowflake, 1888

Gold-chloride toned microphotographs
4 × 3 in
10.2 × 7.6 cm
Unique
$5,000
Location
Albuquerque
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About the work
Richard Levy Gallery
Albuquerque

"Under the microscope I found that snowflakes were miracles of beauty; and it seemed a shame …

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Photography
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Signed on reverse
Wilson A. Bentley, ‘Snowflake’, 1888, Richard Levy Gallery
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Richard Levy Gallery
Albuquerque

"Under the microscope I found that snowflakes were miracles of beauty; and it seemed a shame that this beauty should not be seen and appreciated by others. Each crystal was a masterpiece of design; and no one design was ever repeated. . . . I became possessed with a great desire to show people something of this …

Medium
Photography
Signature
Signed on reverse

Snowflake, 1888

Gold-chloride toned microphotographs
4 × 3 in
10.2 × 7.6 cm
Unique
$5,000
Location
Albuquerque
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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