The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Sale of Modern and Contemporary Photographs at Villa Grisebach
Helmut Newton, "Portrait of Ernesto Esposito and Frederica della Volpe, Montecatini, Italy". 1989. Gelatin silver print. 19 1/8 x 19 1/2 in. (23 7/8 x 19 7/8 in.) From an edition of ten numbered prints.
BERLIN.- This year's fall auctions at Villa Grisebach Auktionen in Berlin start off on 26 November 2009 with over 180 lots for sale in Modern and Contemporary photography.

After the successful spring sale of photographs of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's architecture, Grisebach now presents an additional Vintage print of the architect's famous model for a glass skyscraper. The print is dedicated to Peter Behrens and estimated at 18,000-24,000 EUR. Further highlights in the Modern photography section are a later print of the famous motife "The Maypole - Empire State Building" (estimate of 10,000-15,000 EUR) by Edward Steichen as well as works by Diane Arbus, Andreas Feininger, Horst P. Horst, Helen Levitt, Arnold Newman, August Sander, Francesca Woodman among others.

The top lot in the Contemporary photography section is Hiroshi Sugimotos's "Sea of Galilee, Golan" (estimate of 24,000-26,000 EUR) followed by a multi-part photo work by the Austrian artist Friederike Pezold entitled "Mundwerk" (estimate of 12,000-15,000 EUR) and Bettina Rheims' "Elizabeth Berkley" (estimate of 10,000-15,000 EUR). Moreover, works by Nobuyoshi Araki, Peter Beard, Annie Leibovitz, Helmut Newton, Thomas Ruff, Jörg Sasse, Wolfgang Tillmans as well as an unusual portrait of Michael Jackson by Gottfried Helnwein (estimate of 5,000-7,000 EUR) will be put up for auction.

Finally, on the occasion of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the "Fotografie Forum Frankfurt", Villa Grisebach is pleased to offer a selection of fourteen photographs for sale in the section "The Cabinet". The proceeds of this sale will benefit the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt. Among the works for auction is an image by the currently much discussed photographer Erwin Olaf (estimate of 5,000-7,000 EUR) as well as works by René Burri, Elinor Carucci, Imogen Cunningham, Abe Frajndlich, Barbara Klemm, Will McBride, Sarah Moon, Anders Petersen, Martin Parr, Avinash Veeraraghavan, Wolfgang Zurborn.

Villa Grisebach Auktionen | Modern and Contemporary Photography | Hiroshi Sugimotos |

Today's News

November 23, 2009

Cai Guo-Qiang Presents Retrospective and Hangs Out at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum

Australian Artist Rupert Bunny's Life in Paris Examined in Exhibition

Sale of Modern and Contemporary Photographs at Villa Grisebach

Christie's Presents: Historical Design Reflects-The East 61st Street Years

Expanding Personal Investment Options: Trading and Borrowing Against Fine Art

Essl Museum Invites Ten International Museums to Take Part in Exhibition

Design Museum Dedicates Exhibition to Unsung Hero of Good Design: Ergonomics

LACMA Announces Exhibition 150 Years of American Masterpieces

VMFA Announces Exhibition Lineup to Follow Grand Opening

Japan Society Gallery to Show Forerunner to Today's Manga Artists

Rijksmuseum Presents First Survey of Winter Landscapes by Hendrick Avercamp

Florence Griswold Museum Announces Sewell Sillman: Pushing Limits

Thomas Hirschhorn's The Subjecters on View at La Casa Encendida

The Wolfsonian-FIU Presents 'New Voices, New Works' During Art Basel at Miami Beach

Bellevue Arts Museum to Present Retrospective of Acclaimed Shoe Designer Beth Levine

Manchester Art Gallery to Present Recent Works from China, India and Japan

Provocative and Colorful Artistic Dialogue by Takashi Murakami Opens in Valencia

Former Museum Director Jan Ernst Adlmann to Exhibit at Eight Modern in Santa Fe

Galician José Cendón Shows Photos Taken in Psychiatric Hospitals

Comprehensive Survey of German Impressionism Opens at Kunsthalle Bielefeld

Thom Vink's Moth House on View at Stroom Den Haag

Most Popular Last Seven Days

1.- British archaeologist Nicholas Reeves aims to pinpoint legendary Queen Nefertiti's tomb

2.- Exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum explores the world of Indian textiles and fashion

3.- Rare Byzantine mosaic that depicts ancient streets and buildings in Egypt restored

4.- Sopranos actor/art collector Federico Castelluccio to pen book on Guercino discovery

5.- Exhibition at the McNay Art Museum presents more than 50 works created by Joan Miró

6.- Major monographic exhibition of works by Tamara de Lempicka on view in Verona

7.- Virginia Museum of Fine Arts acquires painting commissioned by King George III

8.- Tang Museum at Skidmore College receives 500 photographs from Jack Shear

9.- The Rijksmuseum and the Louvre to jointly buy rare Rembrandts for 160 mn euros

10.- Rail life: History of trains brought to life in a state-of-the art museum in Brussels

Related Stories

Carla Bruni Photograph Taken by Pamela Hanson to be Sold at Villa Grisebach Auktionen

Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .


Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez
Social Network Manager and Translator: Norma Cristina Pérez Ayala Cano

Royalville Communications, Inc
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
to a Mexican poet.

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site