Past Auction

Strong Prices Drive Total Past Estimate at Doyle New Yorks November 1, 2010 Auction of Photographs

Mon, Nov 01, 2010 at 10am EDT |
New York
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Ansel Adam's 1948 'Oak Tree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park' Achieves $13,750

  • Ansel Adam's 1948 'Oak Tree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park' Achieves $13,750
  • Henri Cartier-Bresson's 'Suchow Creek, Shanghai, 1949' Sells for $6,875
  • Alfred Eisenstadt's 'Drum Major and Children, University of Michigan' Achieves $6,875.

Doyle New York held a successful auction of Photographs on November 1, 2010. The sale featured iconic images spanning the 20th century by some of the most renowned names in photography.

With competitive international bidding from buyers in the salesroom, on the telephones and via the Internet, the sale totaled a strong $162,531, surpassing the pre-sale estimate of $98,050-148,050 with 94% sold by lot and 98% sold by value.

Next Photographs Auction: Spring 2011

Doyle New York's next auction of Photographs is scheduled for Spring 2011. Consignments are currently being accepted. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection.

Consignments are currently being accepted

To have your property evaluated for possible consignment in the next auction, please contact:

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  • Estate of a New York Gentleman
  • Estate of a Palm Beach Lady
  • Estate of Albert H. Gordon
  • Estate of Alice and Ira Weil
  • Estate of Andrew Arkin
  • Estate of Braham Norwick
  • Estate of David K. Anderson, son of Martha Jackson
  • Estate of Finbar Kenny
  • Estate of Frances H. Jones
  • Estate of Frances Wynne Callahan Dalessandro
  • Estate of Gladys Susman Topkis
  • Estate of Jeannette Haien Ballard and Ernest S. Ballard
  • Estate of Karen Ettinger
  • Estate of Karl Lunde
  • Estate of Mary Howard de Liagre
  • Estate of Nan Safran
  • Estate of Ruth Fulda Wacker
  • Estate of the Honorable Florence P. Shientag
  • Estate of Toby Bieber
  • Estate of Virginia Warren Daly
  • Estates of Sascha and Virginia Gorodnitski
  • Property from the William Haber Collection
  • Property from the William Haber Collection
  • Property of a Maryland Collector
  • Property of a New York Collector
  • Property of a New York Estate
  • Property of a Prominent New York Institution
  • The Collection of Dr. Ruth Lax

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