Bonhams closes out the 2014 auction season with a fashion themed sale in New York later this week. While the timing certainly feels last minute as we head into the rush of the holidays, there might be a few prints here to tempt those still paying attention. Overall, there are a total of 101 photography lots available, with a Total High Estimate of $1112200.
Here’s the statistical breakdown:
|Total Low Lots (high estimate up to and including $10000)||71|
|Total Low Estimate (sum of high estimates of low lots)||$399200|
|Total Mid Lots (high estimate between $10000 and $50000)||29|
|Total Mid Estimate||$635000|
|Total High Lots (high estimate above $50000)||1|
|Total High Estimate||$60000|
The top lot by High estimate is lot 28, Irving Penn, Women in Wartime (Dorian Leigh and Evelyn Tripp), New York, 1950/1984, estimated at $40000-60000 (image above, middle, via Bonhams).
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|
|Horst P. Horst||7|
Other lots of interest include lot 31, Helmut Newton, TV Murder, Cannes (Unique Version), 1975, estimated at $20000-30000 (image above, left, via Bonhams), and lot 52, David LaChapelle, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sex and the Subway, 1999, estimated at $20000-30000 (image above, right, via Bonhams).
The complete lot by lot catalog can be found here.