Modern and Contemporary Photographs
Auction Number 172 June 3, 2010
Text is in German
Publisher/Date: Berlin, Germany: Villa Grisebach (2010)
Format/Condition: Gently used paperback book in Very Good condition: light edgewear. Binding good; textblock strong; pages clean and unmarked. Unpaginated; approximately 185 pages; approximately 180 lots. Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 11 inches. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white and some color.
Text is in German.
Description: This auction catalog contains over 175 lots of modern and contemporary photographs. Some of the photographs are of nudes and semi-nudes. Each lot has a description and the price estimate.
Some of the photographers included in the first section of the catalog are: Ansel Adams, Ron Bennett (critically wounded Senator Robert Kennedy on the floor), Pierre Boucher (nude), Manuel Alvarez Bravo (nudes), Robert Capa, Imogen Cunningham (nude), Alfred Eisenstaedt, Ed Van Der Elsken (Brigitte Bardot), Elliott Erwitt, Andreas Feininger (Manhattan), Mario Giacomelli, Horst P. Horst, Robert Jackson (Lee Harvey Oswald shot by Jack Ruby), Andre Kertesz (semi-nude), Helen Levitt, Man Ray (many), Koyo Okada, Ruth Orkin, Kishin Shinoyama (nude), Julius Shulman, Bert Stern (nude Marilyn Monroe), Weegee, and more.
Some of the photographers in the second section of contemporary photographs are: Theo Anderson, Dieter Appelt, Nobuyoshi Araki (nude), Guido Argentini (semi-nude), Vanessa Beecroft (nude), Lynn Bianchi (nudes), Gunter Blum (semi-nude), William Christenberry, Lucien Clergue (nude), Nan Goldin (nude), Andreas Gursky, Eikoh Hosoe, Alex Hutte, Tinna Itkonen, Steve McCurry, Shirin Neshat, Bettina Rheims and Serge Bramly, Thomas Ruff, Gundula Schulze Eldowy, Louis Stettner, Thomas Struth, Jock Sturges, Miroslav Tichy, and more.
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