Archive for The Value of Photography

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The Value Of Photography. Billy The Kid Photograph Sold At Auction For $2.3m

A photograph believed to be the only surviving image of Billy the Kid has been bought by a private collector for $2.3m (£1.4m) at auction. The black and white tintype of the 19th-century wild west outlaw was sold at auction in Denver, Colorado, and is believed to have been taken in 1879 or 1880 in […]

Exhibition. Helmut Newton: Selected Works. At Hamiltons Gallery

Helmut Newton: Selected Works 10 March to 15 May 2011 Hamiltons Gallery, 13 Carlos Place, London W1K 2EU T: 020 7499 9493/4 Opening times: September to May, Tuesday to Friday, 10:00 – 18:00. Saturday, 11:00 – 16:00 June to August, Monday to Friday, 10:00 – 18:00. Hamiltons Gallery presents a solo exhibition of Helmut Newton. […]

The Value Of Photography. Christie’s Auction

On November 26th, Christie’s auction house sold off 108 lots of photography by many famous photographers such as Guy Bourdin, Cecil Beaton, Peter Beard, Lord Snowdon and Irving Penn, amongst others. Full details can be viewed here, but we thought we would publish a quick selection – proof that although photography can be a tough […]