berman collection

10/05/2009

You could buy this.  Or you could place bids on all the follow pictures, coming up at Christie’s on Wednesday:

This lovely saturated postcard-size Callahan (roughly its actual size below):

callahan

Harry Callahan (1912-1999)
Chicago (New Royal Bakery), 1955
dye-bleach print, printed c. 1995
4 x 6 inches
$4,000 – $6,000

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Killer Eggleston colors and patterns, terrific in person:

eggleston_organ

William Eggleston (B. 1939)
Memphis, 1983, from Graceland
dye-transfer print, printed 1984
22 x 14 1/2 inches
$6,000 – $8,000

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Contrasts nicely with this rich Hofer dye-transfer:

hofer

Evelyn Hofer (B. 1922)
Little Italy, Mulberry Street, New York, 1965
dye-transfer print, printed c. 2005
13 x 10 1/8 inches
$2,500 – $3,500

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Round out the collection with another perfect Eggleston:

eggleston

William Eggleston (B. 1939)
Steele, Mississippi, c. 1983
chromogenic print, printed 2001
12 x 18 inches
$5,000 – $7,000

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Voilà you have the beginnings of a wonderful collection.  You can thank me later.

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  1. RUBENVEGA Says:

    OH!
    I WOULD LOVE TO HAVE ALL!!!
    I JUST STOP TO SAY THAT I REALLY LIKE YOUR WORK!
    REGARDS FROM MADRID,
    RUBEN


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