PREVIEW WESTLICHT PHOTO & CAMERA AUCTION
21.05.2010 - 29.05.2010
In this year's auction we are proud to be able to offer a selection of around 700 camera lots and 200 photographs of the highest quality in our Vienna-based auction house.
As in our previous auction, numerous unique cameras and classics of photographic history are going under the hammer. The available range will appeal equally to institutional collections, dealers, as well as private collectors with a taste for something special.
Our offer includes original prints by Ansel Adams, Nobuyoshi Araki, Eugène Atget, Margaret Bourke-White, René Burri, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Lucien Clergue, Michel Comte, Alfred Eisenstaedt, Philippe Halsman, Thomas Hoepker, Alberto Korda, Daido Moriyama, Helmut Newton, Marc Riboud, Josef Sudek, Anton Josef Trcka, Bruce Weber and many more.
Many exquisite images by Austrian photographers, like Andreas Bitesnich, Heinz Cibulka, Gerhard Heller, Franz Hubmann, Rudolf Koppitz, Erich Lessing, Inge Morath, Ferry Radax or Rudolf Schwarzkogler are also part of our range.
A very important segment of the auction consists of a variety of contemporary art pieces made in Austria, curated by Elsy Lahner, Michael Ponstingl and Eva Schlegel. The list of artists includes: Hubert Blanz, Mark Glassner, Dorothee Golz, Markus Guschelbauer, Helmut und Johanna Kandl, Paul Kranzler, Roberta Lima, Anja Manfredi, Michail Michailov, Rita Nowak, Judith Pichlmüller, Agnes Prammer, Lukas Pusch, Nikolaus Schletterer, Nina Rike Springer and Martin Walde.
Preview of the Photo Lots
Before 21st of May by appointment only
From Friday, 21st of May 10h-18h Auction Preview
Saturday, 29th of May 8h-11h
All photo- and camera- lots can also be viewed on our auction website.