Christie’s evening sale on 20 November of more than 65 Avedon photographs represents not only the largest ensemble of his works to ever hit the market, but also offers several unique and extremely rare items. The auction takes place at Christie’s during the Paris Photo fair (18-21 November). Proceeds from the sale will initiate The Richard Avedon Foundation’s endowment in support of its philanthropic mission.
“The person that I’m photographing is the most important person in the world to me, at that moment. And they must feel that.” -Richard Avedon
Sale Location: 9, Avenue Matignon, Paris
Auction Time: Nov 20, 2010 5:00 pm
– Nov 18 10am – 6pm
– Nov 19 10am – 6pm
– Nov 20 10am – 3pm
Tel: +1 212 636 2325