6 Press Releases

Tag: Dorothea Lange

  • Auction Industry

    Phillips’ Photography Auction Spotlights 18 Works by Robert Adams

    The Reframing Beauty auction of a private Seattle collection, hosted by Phillips, will start on October 7th, 2021 in New York. Offering 65 lots, the sale provides a wide array of modern and contemporary photographs dating between 1964 and 2006. Among them are 18 important works by American landscape photographer…

  • 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

    The Mark Isaacson and Greg Nacozy Collection

    Man Ray was known for his innovations in Surrealist photography. Female faces and figures were the primary subjects of his work, along with objects such as glass teardrops, eggs, peaches, and orbs. Although Ray experimented with sculpture, painting, film, and writing, he excelled at black-and-white photography. He invented “rayographs” by…

    Christopher Dresser, attribution, Moon flask and vase
  • Auction Preview

    From Pictorialism into Modernism: 80 Years of Photography

    Through the early 20th century, Pictorialist photography emphasized the beauty, tonality, and composition of its subject matter rather than reality. During the 1950s, photographers abandoned Pictorialism for Modernism. This style of photography produced works with a sharp focus and an emphasis on formal qualities. The upcoming Christie’s auction includes 89…

    ALFRED STIEGLITZ (1864–1946)
  • Auction Preview

    Classic Photographs

    Sotheby’s upcoming Classic Photographs auction features some of the biggest names in photography, plus some desirable discoveries. Fine 19th and early 20th century photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron, William Henry Fox Talbot, and Eugène Atget will be offered in this sale. Other major works from Dorothea Lange, Ansel Adams, Edward…

    Classic Photographs