There are slim pickings for photography collectors at Phillips’ upcoming Contemporary Art sales in London. With a small number of photographs on offer and very few standouts, it’s a thin selection that can be reviewed in a flash. Overall, there are only 18 photography lots available, with a Total High Estimate of £742000.
Here’s the statistical breakdown:
|Total Low Lots (high estimate up to and including £5000)||0|
|Total Low Estimate (sum of high estimates of low lots)||NA|
|Total Mid Lots (high estimate between £5000 and £25000)||9|
|Total Mid Estimate||£152000|
|Total High Lots (high estimate above £25000)||9|
|Total High Estimate||£590000|
The top lot by High estimate is lot 22, Zhang Huan, Family Tree, 2000, estimated at £100000-150000.
Here is the short list of photographers with two or more lots available in the sales, along with the number of lots on offer:
|Multiple Lots For Sale|
|Gilbert & George||2|
Other lots of interest include lot 212, Chris Levine, Queen Elizabeth II (Equanimity), 2012, estimated at £60000-80000 (image above, left, via Phillips), lot 131, Sam Falls, Untitled (PP3), 2011, estimated at £6000-8000 (image above, middle, via Phillips), and lot 189, Douglas Gordon, Self-portrait of You and Me (Halle Berry), 2006, estimated at £20000-30000 (image above, right, via Phillips.)