Preview in Manhattan at 36 West 25th Street, 10th Floor, on Thursday September 13th, noon to 5:00 p.m. with a RECEPTION PARTY right after. Further previews at the same venue on Friday September 14th, noon to 7:00 p.m., Saturday September 15th, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday September 16th, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Material can be viewed at other times at our premises in Yonkers NY by appointment.
This is our 50th catalog/internet auction of noteworthy photographs. There are 34 lots of interesting daguerreotypes and other early images, many from the great collection of Gary Bart. Paper photographs include vintage and early prints by many significant 20th-Century photographers. The sale includes the largest known albumen print, a photograph of a lion by William H. Rau that hung in the estate of the circus impresario James Anthony Bailey.