Classic Photographs
Online Auction: 26 September–7 October 2022 • 10:00 AM EDT • New York

Classic Photographs 26 September–7 October 2022 • 10:00 AM EDT • New York

T he New York Classic Photographs auction includes notable works by masters of 19th and 20th century photography including Ansel Adams, László Moholy-Nagy, Irving Penn, and Dorothea Lange. Names integral to the history of the medium including Dave Heath, Margaret Bourke-White, Alexander Rodchenko, August Sander and Francesca Woodman are represented by photographs rarely seen at auction. Online bidding will be open from 26 September until 7 October. A pre-sale exhibition of highlights will be on view at Sotheby’s New York, from 26 September to 6 October.

Picturing the American West

The natural beauty of the Western landscape is reflected in photographs by Carleton Watkins, one of the first photographers to explore Yosemite, and 20th century icons like Ansel Adams.

Masters of the Medium

From big names like André Kertész to more obscure photographers known for their groundbreaking experimentations like Tato, the auction features works across the medium that are sure to inspire.

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