Please attend the preview in NYC at the Affinia 50 Hotel, 155 E. 50th St. at 3d Ave (212.751.5710), Friday Dec. 1, 3:00 - 9:00 (reception from 5:00), Saturday Dec. 2, 3:00 - 9:00 (recepion from 5:00), Sunday 9:00- noon. Lots may be also viewed by appointment in Yonkers (914.423.5806)
This is our 48th auction of original historical and art photographs, from daguerreotypes to modern.
There are photographs by masters such as Atget, Kertesz, W. Eugene Smith. Photojournalism is represented by Bourke-White, Capa and others.
There is an important offering of photographs dealing with Chief Joseph and his band of Nez Perce survivers in the Colville Reservation, the personal collection of someone who interpreted for him as a young girl.
There are numerous rare Cartes de Visite by Lawrence and Houseworth of mining scenes in Nevada and California, and rare views of San Francisco.
Everything is well described with attention to condition and other details.