Upcoming Photography Auctions, 2018

Now that 2018 is in full swing, several photography auctions have been announced for the year ahead, as well as changes to previously announced auctions including Christie’s May Photographs auction, which has switched from 16th May to 17th May, and an additional Photographs auction has been set for Christie’s New York.

Preliminary Auction Dates 2018

After several stand-out photography sales last year, including new additions to the list of most expensive photographs sold at auction, 2018 looks to bring another interesting year of exhibitions and sales from the top auction houses around the world. Here is a brief list of auctions set to take place this year, and their preliminary…

A Year of Photography at Auction, 2017 Highlights

2017 brought a number of developments in photography ranging from announcements from technical suppliers to several recording breaking sales at auction. Here are some of the highlights of the year: This year’s stand out moments for photography at auction include an artist record for Man Ray, whose Noire et Blanche was also the most expensive…

Phillips’ Henri Cartier-Bresson Auction Results

Last week Phillips hosted an auction of Henri Cartier-Bresson’s work at their New York headquarters. The auction, from the collection of Peter Fetterman, held 120 lots ranging from some of the artist’s most famous works to self-portraits, landscapes, street photography, celebrity portraiture, and documentary. As one of the 20th century’s most famous photographers, it is…

Phillips’ Photographs Auction Results; November 2017

Every autumn Phillips host a sale of photographs from some of the most influential practitioners in the field, which has seen an increase in new investors year on year. This week saw the online Photographs sale realise a total of £1,551,750, and several world records broken for various artists. Buyers took part from all over…

Upcoming November Auctions

Along with 6 previously scheduled photography auctions, there have been some additional auctions announced for November, these include Sotheby’s Important Collection Europeenne de Photographies, joining an already scheduled photography auction on the 10th November in Paris, and Exceptional Exposures: Photojournalism Online, which will take place online over two weeks starting on the 17th November.