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Skinner Photo Auction Scheduled for Boston on January 25th

On Friday, January 25, 2019, Skinner will present its Winter Fine Photographs auction (3203B) in Boston beginning at 10 am (with Fine Prints). The selection of photographs on offer features…

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Featured Exhibit

A Library of Rare Photography Books and Portfolios

By Alex Novak

This special selection of rare books spans the gamut from early and virtually never seen 19th-century documents to scarce and in-demand contemporary books and portfolios.

I hope you find…

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Collecting Resources

The Insider's Guide to Selling Photographs

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…

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