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Tag: André Kertész

  • Auction Preview

    William Eggleston’s Photograph Leads Upcoming Phillips Sale

    William Eggleston is one of the most influential 20th-century photographers in art history. About his photography, he once said, “I’ve never felt the need to enhance the world in my pictures, because the world is spectacular enough as it is.” An example of his work, titled William Eggleston's Graceland, will…

    William Eggleston's Graceland
  • Auction Result

    A Full Month of Fine Art Sales at Swann Shows Strength

    Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat, silver print, 1985, printed 1997. Sold June 11, 2020, in Fine Photographs for $27,500. New York—Swann Galleries offered four sales of Fine Art this June, each one proving audiences are undeterred by the remote bidding format due to social distancing guidelines. Feral Benga, cast bronze,…

    A Full Month of Fine Art Sales at Swann Shows Strength
  • Auction Industry

    The Art of Observation: What You Can Learn from Street Photographers

    Pioneering neurosurgeon Wilfred Trotter once exclaimed, “Knowledge comes from noticing resemblances and recurrences in the events that happen around us.” For creatives, his words still ring true. It’s important for artists to build a range of skills—both technical and otherwise—to grow and improve. Street photography is one such area in which success…