22 juin 2010

Opening Session of Photographs from the Polaroid Collection 100% Sold

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) Sam Wagstaff asleep. unique Polaroid Type 52 print, 1973-75,3 ½ by 4½ in. (8.9 by 11.4 cm.) Sold 16,250 USD. photo Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Tonight at Sotheby’s, bidding began for Photographs from the Polaroid Collection with the opening session bringing a remarkable $7,197,439, well-above expectations (est. $2.9/4.5 million) and with every lot finding a buyer. With more than 300 hundred lots left to sell tomorrow, the running total has already exceeded the low estimate for the entire sale (est.... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2009

'In Focus: Making a Scene' @ The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitsky) American, 1890–1976, Rrose Sélavy (Marcel Duchamp), 1923. Gelatin silver print. Image: 22.1 x 17.6 cm (8 11/16 x 6 15/16 in.) The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles © Man Ray Trust ARS-ADAGP 84.XM.1000.80 LOS ANGELES, CA.- In Focus: Making a Scene presents more than thirty tableaux, or staged photographs, from the J. Paul Getty Museum’s world-renowned photography collection, on view at the Getty Center from June 30–October 18, 2009. Ranging from early daguerreotypes to contemporary color... [Lire la suite]