From early photographs documenting historic moments, to contemporary images challenging notions of sex and religion, Sotheby’s Photographs auction features material spanning the history of the medium. European Modernism and classic American photographs are well represented in the sale, from photographers such as Diane Arbus, Robert Frank, Man Ray and Alfred Stieglitz. Sotheby’s Photographs specialists Aimee Pflieger and Anais Feyeux selected ten lots that are especially appealing. Click ahead to discover these works and the masters behind them.
7 October | New York