Photographs from the Collection of the Art Institute of Chicago

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Date of the auction: 08.12.2014 - 22.12.2014

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Berenice Abbott

Berenice Abbott Fishermen, Fulton Street Dock, New York 1929 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 6 3/4 x 8 7/8 in. (17.1 x 22.5 cm) Signed in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Ronald A. Kurtz, 1987

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Berenice Abbott

Berenice Abbott John Watts Statue: From Trinity Churchyard, Looking Toward One Wall Street, Manhattan 1938 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 1/4 x 10 3/8 in. (33.7 x 26.4 cm) Signed in pencil on the mount; 'Maine' credit stamp on the reverse of the mount.
Provenance Gift of Ronald A. Kurtz

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Berenice Abbott

Berenice Abbott Lower Broadway, Bowling Green and Bay 1937 Gelatin silver print. 9 5/8 x 7 3/4 in. (24.4 x 19.7 cm) Titled by a Federal Arts Project employee, 'Changing New York' credit and 'Municipal Reference Library' stamps on the verso.
Provenance Collection of Nancy Medwell Purchased by the Art

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams Burnt Stump and New Grass, Sierra Nevada, California 1935 Gelatin silver print, printed no later than 1936. 9 3/8 x 6 1/8 in. (23.8 x 15.6 cm) Signed in pencil on the mount; 'A Photograph by Ansel Adams' label and 'The Art Institute of Chicago' collection labels affixed to the reverse of

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams Selected Images circa 1927-1960 Six gelatin silver prints. Each approximately 9 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (24.4 x 19.4 cm) or the reverse. Each initialed in pencil on the mount; each with 'Photographs of Yosemite' credit and title stamps on the reverse of the mount.
Provenance Gift of Arnold

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Cruce de Chalma (Cross at Chalma) 1942 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/8 x 6 3/8 in. (23.2 x 16.2 cm) Signed and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Gift of D. R. Ryan, Jr., 1981

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Diá de Todos Muertos (Day of All Dead) 1933 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/8 x 6 5/8 in. (23.2 x 16.8 cm) Signed and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Gift of D. R. Ryan, Jr., 1981

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Margarita de Bonampak (Margarita of Bonampak) 1949 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (23.2 x 18.1 cm) Signed and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Gift of D. R. Ryan, Jr., 1981

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Manuel Álvarez Bravo

Manuel Álvarez Bravo Ventana al Coro (Window to the Choir) 1936 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 8 7/8 x 6 1/8 in. (22.5 x 15.6 cm) Signed and annotated 'Mexico' in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Gift of D. R. Ryan, Jr., 1981

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Anonymous

Anonymous Selected Images 19th century Thirteen daguerreotypes, five tintypes and three ambrotypes, seventeen in cases. 19 approximately 3 1/2 x 3 1/8 in. (8.9 x 7.9 cm), 16 encased; one 8 1/8 x 6 1/8 in. (20.6 x 15.6 cm) One tintype annotated in pencil on the reverse of the mount.
Provenance Gift

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bisson Frères: Louis-Auguste Bisson and August ...

Bisson Frères: Louis-Auguste Bisson and August-Rosalie Bisson Rouen Cathedral, West Facade circa 1855 Albumen print. 18 5/8 x 13 5/8 in. (47.3 x 34.6 cm) Signature stamp, annotated 'Rouen' in an unidentified hand in pencil and 'Dépôt Général' blindstamp on the mount; 'The Art Institute of Chicago

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bisson Frères: Louis-Auguste Bisson and August ...

Bisson Frères: Louis-Auguste Bisson and August-Rosalie Bisson South Transept Portal, Amiens Cathedral with Trameau Figure, Vierge Doree 1853-1862 Albumen print. 16 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. (41.3 x 34.3 cm) Signature stamp on the recto; annotated 'Amiens' in an unidentified hand in pencil, 'Dépôt Général

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bisson Frères: Louis-Auguste Bisson and August ...

Bisson Frères: Louis-Auguste Bisson and August-Rosalie Bisson Strasbourg Cathedral, West Facade; Side Portal 1853-1862 Albumen print. 17 1/8 x 13 1/2 in. (43.5 x 34.3 cm) Signature stamp, annotated 'Strasbourg' in an unidentified hand in pencil and 'Depot General' blindstamp on the mount; 'The Art

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Crowded, Improvised Air-Raid Shelter in a Liverpool Street Tube Tunnel 1940 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/8 x 7 3/4 in. (23.2 x 19.7 cm) Credit stamp on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Charles S. and Elynne B. Zucker, 2003

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Chiswick House Gardens 1944 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 x 7 3/4 in. (22.9 x 19.7 cm) Two credit stamps on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Charles S. and Elynne B. Zucker, 2003

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Dressmaker's Dummy, Paris 1928 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 x 7 3/4 in. (22.9 x 19.7 cm) Annotated 'Go' in an unidentified hand in ink in the margin; credit stamp and annotated 'Gardens', 'Go' in an unidentified hand in ink on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Steven E. and Phyllis

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Evening in Kew Gardens 1932 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 1/8 x 11 1/8 in. (33.3 x 28.3 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Provenance Gift of Helen Harvey Mills, 1981

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt East Sussex 1961 Gelatin silver print. 9 x 7 3/4 in. (22.9 x 19.7 cm) Annotated '120' in ink in the margin; credit stamp and annotated in pencil on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Paul J. Linker, 1988

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt In the Garden of Christ's College, Cambridge 1940s Gelatin silver print, printed later. 13 1/8 x 11 1/8 in. (33.3 x 28.3 cm) Signed in ink on the mount.
Provenance Purchased from Edwynn Houk Gallery, 1981

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt St. Paul's Cathedral in the Moonlight 1942 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 1/8 x 7 3/4 in. (23.2 x 19.7 cm) Credit stamp on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Jeffrey Hugh Newman, 2005

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Untitled n.d. Gelatin silver print. 9 x 7 3/4 in. (22.9 x 19.7 cm) Credit stamp on the verso.
Provenance Gift of Michael D. Francis, 2001

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Bill Brandt

Bill Brandt Maiden Castle, Dorset 1945 Gelatin silver print, printed later. 9 x 7 5/8 in. (22.9 x 19.4 cm) Credited, titled in an unidentified hand in pencil, ink, copyright and reproduction limitation stamps on the verso; 'Photo Researchers, Inc.' label affixed to the verso.
Provenance Gift of

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Elizabeth Buehrmann

Elizabeth Buehrmann Selected Images circa 1900 Ten gelatin silver prints. Each approximately 9 3/8 x 7 1/8 in. (23.8 x 18.1 cm) or the reverse. Each monogrammed in pencil on the recto; variously annotated in pencil on the mounts; one with printed credit and title on a label affixed to the reverse of

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Clinton Parry circa 1868 Albumen print. 12 7/8 x 10 3/8 in. (32.7 x 26.4 cm)
Provenance Mary and Leigh Block Collection, 1998

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Julia Jackson 1864 Albumen print. 8 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (22.5 x 16.8 cm) Annotated 'From Life', 'Registered Photograph', 'Copyright Julia Margaret Cameron' in an unidentified hand in ink and 'Colnaghi' blindstamp on the mount.
Provenance Leonard Woolf (husband of Virginia Woolf

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Mrs. Herbert Duckworth, September 1874 Albumen print. 14 1/8 x 9 5/8 in. (35.9 x 24.4 cm) Signed, dated, annotated 'From Life' and 'Registered Photograph' in ink on the mount.
Provenance Mary and Leigh Block Collection, 1998 Literature Cox and Ford, Julia Margaret Cameron: The

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Mrs. Herbert Duckworth, August 1872 Albumen print. 13 x 9 5/8 in. (33 x 24.4 cm) Signed, dated, annotated 'From Life' and 'Registered Photograph' in ink on the mount.
Provenance Mary and Leigh Block Collection, 1998 Literature Cox and Ford, Julia Margaret Cameron: The Complete

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Sir Edward Ryan 1872-1874 Albumen print. 13 5/8 x 10 1/4 in. (34.6 x 26 cm) Stamped 'From Life' and 'Copyright Julia Margaret Cameron' on the mount.
Provenance Mary and Leigh Block Collection, 1998 Literature Cox and Ford, Julia Margaret Cameron: The Complete Photographs, pl

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Mrs. Herbert Duckworth 1872 Albumen print. 13 x 10 in. (33 x 25.4 cm) 'The Art Institute of Chicago' collection label affixed to the reverse of the mat.
Provenance Leonard Woolf (husband of Virginia Woolf), by inheritance, 1941; Margery Hamill and Frances Barker, Chicago

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014

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Julia Margaret Cameron

Julia Margaret Cameron Woman, Ceylon 1875-1879 Albumen print. 8 3/4 x 6 7/8 in. (22.2 x 17.5 cm)
Provenance Leonard Woolf (husband of Virginia Woolf), by inheritance, 1941; Margery Hamill and Frances Barker, Chicago, 1950s; Purchased by the Art Institute of Chicago, 1970 Literature Cox and Ford

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 8 Dec 2014 - 22 Dec 2014