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Two centuries of photographic masterpieces at Swann Galleries' Fall Sale

On Tuesday, October 25, Swann Galleries will offer Art & Storytelling: Photographs & Photobooks, an auction featuring examples of the medium from its inception in the early nineteenth century through contemporary works. Early masterpieces on offer include Julia Margaret Cameron?s luminous circular image of Kate Keown (No. 4 Series of 12 Life Sized Heads), 1866. This albumen print, estimated at $50,000 to $75,000, is one of the artist?s first in her series of life-sized portraits.
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