Fine Art Photographs Sale at Swann Galleries

Works by Gordon Park (1912-2006), Kara Walker (1969-), and Manuel Alvarez Bravo (1902-2002) sold at Swann Auction Galleries on Thursday, February 19, 2009.

Parks’s Untitled (children with doll) was estimated at $ 4,500-5,500 and sold for $ 4,800.

Untitled (children with doll) silver print, 1942; printed 1980s
Untitled (children with doll) silver print, 1942; printed 1980s

Walker’s portfolio entitled “Testimony,” was estimated at $ 10,000-15,000 and sold for $ 8,500.

Portfolio entitled Testimony. Photogravures, ed. 4/40, 2005
Portfolio entitled "Testimony." Photogravures, ed. 4/40, 2005

Bravo’s Espejo Negro [Black Mirror] was estimated at $ 4,000-6,000 and sold for $ 3,200.

”] Espejo Negro [Black Mirror]. Oversize silver print, 1947; printed 1999
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