Man Ray Montage Fetches $410K, Rarity Rules at Sotheby’s Photo Auction

April 7, 2011

By Conor Risch

Courtesy Sotheby's New York

Man Ray's Untitled (Photomontage with Nude and Studio Light), 1933, sold for sold for $410,500 at Sotheby's spring photographs auction on April 6.

Two unique, vintage prints, a rare Man Ray montage, and a one-of-a-kind mural-sized Peter Beard image fetched the highest prices at Sotheby’s spring photography auction, held yesterday in New York City. The total for the auction was $5.6 million. Auction records were set for Beard, Jaromír Funke and Timothy H. O’Sullivan. The top lot at $410,500 was an untitled Man...

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