Photography Auction Calendar — round one

I hope everyone had an enjoyable summer break.

Here are a first round of photography auction dates to keep in mind for late summer and fall 2009.

Dinka cattle camp of Amak at the end 0f the day...Southern Sudan, 2005 (Sebastiao Salgado). For sale at Philips de Pury, October 15, 2009 (London).
Dinka cattle camp of Amak at the end 0f the day...Southern Sudan, 2005 (Sebastiao Salgado). For sale at Philips de Pury, October 15, 2009 (London).

Cowan’s Auctions

August 28

American History — see daguerreotype photographs of African Americans

Christie’s

October 7

The American Landscape: Color Photographs from the Collection of Bruce and Nancy Berman (2pm)

Photographs by Sally Mann (5pm)

October 8

Photographs

The Miller-Plummer Collection of Photographs

December 7

Photographs

NOTE: All the above are New York, Rockefeller Center location

May 26, 2010

Photographs (London)

Sotheby’s

October 9

Photographs (New York)

November 20

Photographs (Paris)

Philips De Pury & Company

October 15

Photographs (London)

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Cowan’s Auction of Historic and Western Americana – June 25 & 26, 2009

Cowan’s Auctions has scheduled its Historic and Western Americana auction for June 25th and 26th, 2009. The lots are expected to represent materials that pertain to Civil War Photography, Early Photography, Slavery and the African-American Experience, and more.

In 2003, Cowan’s sold a daguerreotype image of slavery in Virginia from the Brasseur Collection of Cased Images, for $22,425. The estimate was $10,000-$15,000.