A collection photos of Marilyn Monroe, taken by Bert Stern during the historic 'Last Session' sold for a combined $80,000 at Heritage Auctions recently.
More than 20 prints by legendary photographer Ansel Adams will cross the auction block at Heritage Auctions' New York gallery on May 3. The lots includes the impressive 15-photo “Portfolio Two: The National Parks and Monuments,” which may command $40,000.
A display of photos and seldom-seen autographs from Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth and the soldier who shot and killed Booth, sold for $30,000, during a Jan. 24, 2015 auction which realized double the expected sales, at Heritage Auctions.
Hundreds of lots of daguerreotypes, Civil War artifacts, including Alexander Gardner’s Photographic Sketchbook of the War which sold for $144,000, were among the items to change hands during Cowan's Auctions' 302-lot American History: Live Salesroom Auction.