In the West Coast Photography Movement, participating artists embraced the reality of the subject without manipulating or altering their photographs in any way. Robert K. Byers, a black-and-white photographer, was among the creators who embraced this style. Included in this Seagrave Gallery auction is a portfolio of West Coast Photography Movement images, assembled and owned by Byers. Ansel Adams’ Thunderstorm, Yosemite Valley c. 1940 is among the featured works in the portfolio.
Another item of interest in this sale is a 1965 image by Brett Weston, a leading American photographer of the 20th century. This particular photograph is titled Farm House, Ridgeport, CA, 1965 and features a farmhouse in a snowy landscape. It is signed and dated by the artist. Other lots include works from photographers such as William Garnett, Henry Gilpin, and Richard Garrod. View the complete collection and register to bid by visiting Bidsquare.
# of Lots:162
Price Range:$600 - $12,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Robert K. Byers, Ansel Adams, Et Al. - Message From West Coast Portfolio, 1986|| Estimate: |
|William Garnett - Salt, Death Valley, Ca, 1954|| Estimate: |
|Brett Weston - Farm House, Ridgeport, Ca, 1965|| Estimate: |
|Henry Gilpin - Wonder Lake, Alaska, 1978|| Estimate: |
|Richard Garrod - Leaves And Log, Oregon, 1976|| Estimate: |