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Tag: Edward S. Curtis

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    Brian Duffy Photograph of David Bowie, Roy Schatt’s James Dean Picture, and More at Bonhams

    Bonhams will offer photographs by famed photographers Brian Duffy, Roy Schatt, Ansel Adams, and others in an upcoming auction. Brian Duffy became a highly respected and well-known photographer in the UK during the 1960s. He was best known for documenting the high-fashion and celebrity chic culture of London’s “Swinging 60s”…

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    Around the Auction World: June 2021

    Photos from around the auction world in June 2021. Image credit from left to right: Phillips/ Poly Auction, Artsy, and Sotheby’s. Collage by Heemin Moon (Auction Daily). Marking the halfway point of the year, June 2021 reaffirmed many of the industry trends that emerged in previous months. A pair of…

    Around the Auction World June 2021-4
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    Edward S. Curtis’ Survey of Native Americans Will Hit the Auction Block With Bonhams & Santa Fe Art Auction

    Edward S. Curtis (1858-1952), Self Portrait in Field Attire, 1899. Image from Bonhams. American photographer Edward S. Curtis is best known for his extensive documentation of the American West. One of the most influential photographers of the 20th century, his admirers included President Theodore Roosevelt and J. P. Morgan. In…

    Edward S. Curtis Survey of Native Americans Will Hit the Auction Block With Bonhams & Santa Fe Art Auction3
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    Upcoming Bonhams Event Showcases Photographs From Edward S. Curtis’ Most Ambitious Project

    Inspired by their customs and traditions, Edward S. Curtis spent his career photographing the lives of Native Americans. He compiled photographs and prints from his many years of travel in a collection of books, together titled The North American Indian. A group of Edward S. Curtis’ cyanotypes from Volume VI…

    A GROUP OF CURTIS CYANOTYPES FROM VOLUME VI OF NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN. CURTIS, EDWARD S. 1872-1954.
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    Fine Western & American Art

    Representing a new generation of painters capturing the American West is Logan Maxwell Hagege, a Los Angeles-based contemporary artist. His works reimagine traditional Western motifs in an angular, modern style. “It’s my vision of the world; that’s where it starts and that’s where it ends,” he has stated. A 2017…

    Bonnie Marris (b. 1951)- Picnic (2020)
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    Swann Announces Deborah Rogal as Director of Photographs & Photobooks

    New York—Swann Galleries announces Deborah Rogal as the new Director of the Photographs & Photobooks department, as longtime Swann Vice President and Photo Director Daile Kaplan steps down after 30 years with the house. Deborah Rogal joined the Swann Galleries’ Photographs & Photobooks department in 2006, and has served as…

    Swann Announces Deborah Rogal as Director of Photographs & Photobooks
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    American Indian Art: Timed Auction

    Edward S. Curtis devoted his life to documenting the experience of Native Americans across the West. Several photographs produced by Curtis are available in the American Indian Art timed auction, offered by Cowan's. Like Curtis' photographs, each of the auction's 273 lots offers a look into the lives of Native…

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    Classic & Contemporary Photographs

    The lens of Irving Penn is known to capture a deeper personality of the subjects. Among the highlights of Classic & Contemporary Photographs by Swann Auction Gallery is a photograph by Penn. This photograph portrays a pair of native children who arrived barefoot, dressed in tattered clothing and floppy native…

    HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON (1908-2004) Rue Mouffetard.
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    Town | Country

    To the oft-asked question, “What camera or lens do you use?” I can only reply “I couldn't tell to save my soul—it is enough for me to know that I have something that will make pictures and that it is in working order.”, a passionate artist, Edward S. Curtis said.…

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