Peter Beard - Photographs New York Thursday, April 4, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    The Time is Always Now, New York
    Phillips, London, 2 November 2017, lot 20

  • Literature

    Beard, Zara's Tales from Hog Ranch: Perilous Escapes in Equatorial Africa, p. 159, variant
    Bowermaster, The Adventures and Misadventures of Peter Beard in Africa, p. 136, variant
    Taschen, Peter Beard: The End of the Game, pp. 4-5, variant


Large tusker (c. 150 lbs per side), Tsavo North, near hunting block 33/ Ithumber Hill on the Athi-Tiva dry river, February

Gelatin silver print with watercolor paint and ink, executed later.
15 x 22 1/4 in. (38.1 x 56.5 cm)
Overall 24 1/2 x 28 1/4 in. (62.2 x 71.8 cm)

Signed, titled, dated and annotated in ink on the recto; 'The Time is Always Now' label and copyright credit reproduction limitation stamp on the reverse of the frame.

$35,000 - 45,000 

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New York Auction 4 April 2019