Sotheby’s various owner Paris Photo sale mixes a corporate collection (from Lowe & Partners) in with an eclectic selection of work spanning the 19th century to the present. Overall, there are a total of 126 lots on offer in this sale, with a Total High Estimate of €3009000.
Here’s the statistical breakdown:
|Total Low Lots (high estimate up to and including €7500)||39|
|Total Low Estimate (sum of high estimates of low lots)||€241000|
|Total Mid Lots (high estimate between €7500 and €35000)||71|
|Total Mid Estimate||€1323000|
|Total High Lots (high estimate above €35000)||16|
|Total High Estimate||€1445000|
The top lot by High estimate is lot 77, Irving Penn, Mouth (for L’Oreal), New York, 1986/1992, estimated at €150000-200000.
Here’s the complete list of photographers with five or more lots in the sale, along with the number of lots on offer:
|Multiple Lots For Sale|
Other lots of interest include lot 15, Jaromir Funke, Staircase of Old Prague, 1924, estimated at €25000-35000 (image above, left, via Sotheby’s), lot 26, Raoul Ubac, Le Combat, 1937, estimated at €18000-23000 (image above, right, via Sotheby’s) and lot 40, Dorothea Lange, Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California, March, 1936, estimated at €20000-25000 (image above, middle, via Sotheby’s).
The complete lot by lot catalog can be found here.