Fine Art Photography

Spring Photo Auctions Top $19.5 Million in Sales

April 13, 2011

By Conor Risch

© Cindy Sherman, Courtesy of Phillips de Pury & Company

Cindy Sherman's Untitled #278, fetched $242,500 at auction.

Photography auctions at Christie’s on April 7 and 8, and at Phillips de Pury & Company on April 9, added to a strong showing for the photography market during the spring auction season. Photography sales at the three major New York auction houses totaled $19.5 million. Phillips held its first photography sale at its new Park Avenue headquarters. According to...

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