As seems to be the case with a number of benefit auctions this year, The non-profit Photo Review Benefit Auction run by Stephen Perloff did not do as well as…Read More
Édouard Boubat was born in Paris on September 13, 1923. In 1938, Boubat attended the École Estienne, where he studied to become a photo engraver, but in 1943, he…Read More
Besides historical and aesthetic considerations, most photography collectors ultimately will face the real economic issue of both buying and selling images.
Few of us merely inherit a collection and then pass…Read More
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