Classic Photographs

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1334 York Avenue, NY 10021, New York Upper East Side, USA
Open: By Appointment


Classic Photographs

New York

Classic Photographs
Auction: Mon 21 Sep - Thu 1 Oct 2020
Exhibition: to Thu 1 Oct 2020
By Appointment


Sotheby’s Fall auction in New York features iconic photographs by artists synonymous with the medium. Fine examples by Ansel Adams, Dorothea Lange, Edward Weston, Frederick Sommer, and Robert Frank will be offered alongside notable discoveries by photographers rarely found at auction, including Charles Marville, Edgar Degas, and Cami Stone. Online bidding will be open from September 21–October 1, with a pre-sale exhibition at Sotheby’s New York, September 26–30. Please contact the Photographs Department for more information or for a complimentary valuation with no obligation. If you would like to consign a work, please click here.

21 September – 1 October 2020 | New York | full auction details

For assistance with bidding and registration, please contact:

+1 212 606 7000

For all enquiries please contact:

Emily Bierman

Vice President

Head of Department, Photographs

+1 212 894 1149


Aimee Pflieger

Assistant Vice President

Specialist, Head of Sale


+1 212 894 1149


Hermione Sharp

Associate Specialist


+1 212 894 1149


Kelly Sidley

Associate Specialist & Senior Researcher


+ 212 894 1149 


Lucie Kessler

Senior Administrator


+1 212 894 1149


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