The Christie's auction kicked off with a series of works by Araki. Lot 1, an untitled color abstract from "Summer Diary", sold for £8,125 against an estimate of £1,500-2,500.…Read More
By Alex Novak
Photography has been used to document wars since the American-Mexican War of 1846-48, when daguerreotypes were used.
Of course, it was the Crimean War of the 1850s that was…Read More
The following group of classic books and resources is what I consider the basic necessities for a photography collector’s library. There are many other fine examples, but this is…Read More
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