Blackman Cruz

David Edstr Sphinx

Blackman Cruz

David Edstr Sphinx

Incised signature and date on side 'David Edstr, m, 1914'

Carved stone

Exhibited in the Panama Pacific Exposition in 1915: an event celebrating the completion of the Panama Canal and unofficially showcasing San Francisco's recovery from the earthquake that devastated the city just nine years earlier.

$32,000