RESULTS: Photographs - London, 15 May 2013

The sale of Photographs realised £1,485,375/$2,256,285/€1,748,286, selling 72% by lot and 83% by value. The top lot was Tsavo National Park, founded April Fool's Day 1948, 1968, by Peter Beard (b. 1938), which achieved £103,875 / $157,786 / €122,261.

London

76 lots sold

Total: £1,485,375/$2,256,285/€1,748,286

   72 % sold by lot

106 lots offered

£1= $ 1.519/ £1=€ 1.177

   83 % sold by value

 

Lot  

Description

Estimate (£)

Price Realised

Buyer

25

PETER BEARD (B. 1938)

Tsavo National Park, founded April Fool's Day 1948, 1968

40,000 – 60,000

£103,875

$157,786

€122,261

US Private

11

HELMUT NEWTON (1920-2004)

Sie Kommen, Paris, 1981

30,000 – 50,000

£87,075

$132,267

€102,487

European Trade

19

PETER BEARD (B. 1938)

Giraffes in mirage on the Taru Desert, Kenya, for the End of the Game, June 1960

 

50,000 – 70,000

£85,875

$130,444

€101,075

European Private

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