23 juin 2009

Bob Willoughby, Audrey Hepburn getting into Studio car, 1953.

Bob Willoughby, Audrey Hepburn getting into Studio car, 1953. Gelatin silver print, 20 x 16 inches, 50.8 x 40.64 cm. Signed. Estimate: from $2,500 to $3,000 This print is much larger than the photographs indicated in 'sales results of comparable works' below. Willoughby began taking photographs in 1939. Between 1948 and 1954, his exhibitions of photographs of jazz musicians and dancers led to a contract with Globe Photos. Later, he worked for Harper's Bazaar magazine where his photographs illustrated arts and culture articles.... [Lire la suite]
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19 juin 2009

Howell Conant, Grace Kelly, 1955

Howell Conant, Grace Kelly, 1955. Gelatin silver print, sheet: 14 x 11 inches, 35.6 x 28 cm. Stamped. Printed later. Photographer Howell T. Conant Sr. was best known for his pictures of Princess Grace of Monaco. He was working as a fashion photographer when in 1955 Photoplay magazine commissioned him to do a cover photograph of Grace Kelly, who was soon to win an Oscar for her role in “The Country Girl.” The two got along well and after her engagement to Prince Rainier of Monaco Kelly invited Conant to accompany her on her... [Lire la suite]
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19 juin 2009

Bob Willoughby, Audrey Hepburn on the telephone, Paramount Studios, 1953

Bob Willoughby, Audrey Hepburn on the telephone, Paramount Studios, 1953. Gelatin silver print, 20 x 16 inches, 50.8 x 40.64 cm. Signed. Estimate: from $2,500 to $3,000 This photograph is much larger than the pictures below in 'sales results of comparable work.' Willoughby began taking photographs in 1939. Between 1948 and 1954, his exhibitions of photographs of jazz musicians and dancers led to a contract with Globe Photos. Later, he worked for Harper's Bazaar magazine where his photographs illustrated arts and culture... [Lire la suite]
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16 juin 2009

Bob Adelman, Jim Morrison, c 1968

Bob Adelman, Jim Morrison, c 1968. Gelatin silver print, sheet: 14 x 11 inches, 35.6 x 28 cm. Signed. Printed later. Estimate: from $3,000 to $3,500 Bob Adelman was born in New York in 1930. He initially planned to be a lawyer. Instead, he channeled his passion for justice into photography. Adelman is a world-renowned photojournalist, author, editor, teacher, and book producer. In his late 20s, affected by the burgeoning civil rights movement, he volunteered to take pictures for the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and the... [Lire la suite]
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16 juin 2009

Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1950

Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1950. Gelatin silver print, 13.9 x 11 inches, 35.3 x 27.9 cm. Inscribed. Estimate: from $1,500 to $2,000 Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the previous owner. Literature: Louise Dahl-Wolfe, A Photographers Scrapbook, New York, 1984, page 80, another photo of the same session illustrated. Measurements: Paper: 13 -15/16 by 11 inches. Image: 10 -3/4 by 10 -3/8 inches. Mat: 18 by 18 inches. Condition:  Good condition, margin corners with nicks and dents, the right margin... [Lire la suite]
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18 mai 2009

Helmut Newton @ Hamiltons Gallery

Helmut Newton, Flight Lieutenant US Navy, Los Angeles, 1990. Colour print mounted to aluminium, h: 48 x w: 48 in / h: 121.9 x w: 121.9 cm. Signed, titled, dated & numbered verso. May 14 - Jun 19, 2009. Spurred by the astonishing success of the Christie’s Constantiner sale in New York, December 2008, Hamiltons proudly announces their forthcoming exhibition HELMUT NEWTON. The Christie’s sale, which included the largest selection of Newtons ever sold at auction, fetched a world record price of $662,500 for his photograph Sie... [Lire la suite]
17 mai 2009

Richard Avedon (1923-2004) Francis Bacon, artist, Paris, 4-11-79

Richard Avedon (1923-2004) Francis Bacon, artist, Paris, 4-11-79 signed, numbered '8/10' in graphite, copyright credit and reproduction title stamps (on the reverse), gelatin silver print, 21¾ x 34 in. (55.2 x 86.3 cm.) . Executed in 1979. This work is number eight from an edition of ten. Estimate $30,000 - $50,000 - Price Realized $32,500 Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner, November 10, 1980 Literature: R. Avedon, An Autobiography, New York, 1993, pl. 214 (illustrated).R. Avedon,... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2009

Jean-Baptiste Huynh, Mali - Main II. 2003

Jean-Baptiste Huynh, Mali - Main II. 2003. Gelatin silver print, h: 45 x w: 45 cm Camera Work  +49 (0)30 3100773  Envoyez un email
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01 mai 2009

Jean-Baptiste Huynh Japon - Matsutake, 2002.

Jean-Baptiste Huynh Japon - Matsutake, 2002. Gelatin Silver Print  h: 45 x w: 45 cm Camera Work  +49 (0)30 3100773  Envoyez un email
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01 mai 2009

Jean-Baptiste Huynh Inde, Bulbe, 2004. Gelatin silver print.

Jean-Baptiste Huynh Inde, Bulbe, 2004. Gelatin silver print, h: 45 x w: 45 cm André Simoens Gallery  +32-50 61 00 87  Envoyez un email
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