Classic Photographs

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Open: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm

1334 York Avenue, NY 10021, New York, United States
Open: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm


Classic Photographs

Auction: Thu 29 Sep - Fri 7 Oct 2022


- Thu 6 Oct 2022

1334 York Avenue, NY 10021 Classic Photographs

Mon-Fri 10am-5pm

Sotheby’s Classic Photographs auction in New York presents a selection of works by the most significant names in photography. Fine examples from the 19th and early 20th centuries by Carleton Watkins, Edward Curtis, Alfred Stieglitz, and Paul Strand complement a selection of important mid-century works by Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Robert Frank, and Robert Mapplethorpe. Online bidding will be open from 29 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.


For assistance with bidding and registration, please contact:

+1 212 606 7000


For all enquiries please contact:


Emily Bierman

Senior Vice President

Global Head of Department, Photographs

+1 212 894 1149



Aimee Pflieger

Assistant Vice President

Senior Specialist


+1 212 894 1149



Kelly Sidley

Specialist, Head of Sale


+1 212 894 1149



Lucie Kessler

Associate Specialist & Researcher


+1 212 894 1149



Caroline Yarbrough

Sales Coordinator


+1 212 894 1149



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