8 Press Releases

Tag: Alfred Stieglitz

  • Auction Result, Press Release

    Dorothea Lange, Ed van der Elskin, Peter Hujar & More Shine in March Sale of Fine Photographs at Swann

    Dorothea Lange, Migrant Mother (Horizontal), silver print, 1936. Sold for $63,750. FINE PHOTOGRAPHS Sale 2561; March 11, 2021 Sale total: $1,463,298 Estimates for sale as a whole: $1,304,900–$1,945,700  We offered 409 lots; 332 sold (82% sell-through rate by lot) All prices include Buyer’s Premium. New York—Swann Galleries’ March 11 sale…

    Dorothea Lange, Ed van der Elskin, Peter Hujar & More Shine in March Sale of Fine Photographs at Swann
  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Fine Photographs at Swann March 11

    Irving Penn, Tulip.Tulipa: China Pink, New York, pigment print, 2006. Estimate $25,000 to $35,000. New York—Fine Photographs feature at Swann Galleries on March 11 with works spanning from the late 1800s to the 2000s with exceptional images from European and American masters including works by Alfred Stieglitz, Brassaï, Dorothea Lange,…

    Fine Photographs at Swann March 11-3
  • Auction Preview

    Photographs

    Diane Arbus is known for her black and white photographs capturing various marginalized groups. Her interest in photography developed after she received her first camera from her husband, Allan Arbus. Together with her husband, Arbus contributed to many popular magazines, including Vogue, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar, and Seventeen. The upcoming auction,…

    BRASSAÏ (1899–1984)
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    Photographs

    László Moholy-Nagy is known for his innovations in photography. Moholy-Nagy developed residual images by placing various objects on photo-sensitive paper and exposing them to light. The Hungarian artist's works, associated with painting, printmaking, and design, capture his experiments with time, space, and light. The upcoming spring Photographs auction, offered by…

    Photographs
  • Auction Industry

    Property From The Estates Of Georgia O'Keeffe & Alfred Stieglitz Drive Sotheby's $17.2 Million Auction In New York

    The sale was led by Nature Forms – Gaspé from 1932. Sold for $6.9 Million. Courtesy Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Public institutions and private collectors zealously vied for works from the estates of Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz in today’s auction Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O’Keeffe, Juan Hamilton: Passage at Sotheby’s New York, driving…

    Gaspé from 1932
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    Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O’Keeffe, Juan Hamilton: Passage

    Georgia O'Keeffe's relationship with sculptor Juan Hamilton began in 1973, when O'Keeffe was 85 years old and Hamilton was 27. Hamilton recalls his first meeting with O'Keeffe: “Right behind her, there was this large, broken Indian pot with a skull inside, a human skull,” said Hamilton. “I remember thinking, Gosh,…

    GEORGIA O'KEEFFE - UNTITLED (ALLIGATOR PEAR IN RED DISH)
  • Auction Industry

    Sotheby's presents Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O'keeffe, Juan Hamilton: Passage

    Georgia O’Keeffe, Nature Forms - Gaspé. Estimate $4/6 million. Courtesy Sotheby’s. NEW YORK, NY.-Sotheby’s announced that they will present property from the collection of artist Juan Hamilton in a dedicated auction in New York on 5 March 2020, which features artworks and personal effects from the estates of Georgia O’Keeffe and…

    Georgia O’Keeffe, Nature Forms - Gaspé. Estimate $4/6 million. Courtesy Sotheby’s.
  • Artists

    Man Ray Made Iconic Surrealist Photographs—and so Much More

    Man Ray Le Violon d'Ingres, 1924 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris Man Ray Self-portrait, 1943 Finarte Man Ray’s name is synonymous with moody, seductive black-and-white photographs from the interwar era. The famous 1924 shot Le Violon d’Ingres (Ingres’s Violin) features a woman’s bare back adorned with two elegant f-holes, connecting her body…

    Le Violon d'Ingres, 1924 Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris