Auction to benefit the Photo Review
Every year, The Photo Review, the journal of fine art photography, holds a benefit auction featuring an international collection of 270 photographs in vintage and contemporary categories. Items on auction are expected to go for anywhere from $50 to $8,000. A silent auction will coincide with the live event, offering photography and computer equipment, as well as books, musem tickets, and restaurant meals. Online bids are available through November 9, 2007.
Photographers include Eugène Atget, Maxime Du Camp,Gordon Parks, Herb Ritts, Edward Steichen, and many more, including a considerable selection of 19th century works. The auction will take place 7pm, November 10, 2007 at the Dorrance-Hamilton Building at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. A reception at 6 p.m. will honor Ricardo Viera and the Lehigh University Art Galleries in Bethlehem, PA, with The Photo Review Award for 2007.
You may make online bids at photo review's website by clicking here.
Image: Bruce Springsteen(profile). © Herb Ritts