New York, NY, July 12, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Coinciding with Everard & Company’s Important Photographic Equipment Auction, Daniel Cooney Fine Art brings a distinct collection of fine art photography to auction, with the gallery open for viewing in Chelsea.
The auction contains many unique opportunities for photography collectors of all levels, including vintage celebrity photographs such as Naomi Campbell, Richard Nixon, Grace Jones, and Donatella Versace. Works by by prominent photographers are also available for bidding, such as Bruce Davidson, Helen Levitt, Jack Pierson, Herb Ritts, Arthur Rothstein, Dennis Stock and George Tice among many others.
Potential bidders are invited to see the photographs unframed and examine them closely. Additionally, condition reports, provenance and any other information is available by phone and e-mail. Bidders are encouraged to register with iGavel.com early to avoid any last minute technical difficulties.
Daniel Cooney Fine Art opened it’s office in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the emerging art district of New York City in August, 2003. In June of 2004 we relocated and opened a beautiful gallery in the Chelsea District of Manhattan at 511 West 25th Street, #506. Their goal is to make exceptional photographs and works on paper available to the collecting community. The gallery is committed to showing the absolute best in emerging art and under recognized work by established artists.
In addition to their gallery program they conduct online fine art auctions presented on iGavel.com three times a year and participate in iGavel.com's monthly Various Owner Auctions. Furthermore, they provide individual personalized art advisory and appraisal services to businesses and individuals.
iGavel.com is a leader in online art auctions, offering collectors and dealers high quality fine art, antiques and collectibles guaranteed for authenticity and condition. iGavel auctions are modeled on the traditional live auction format, where each lot includes detailed photographic images, a professional description, and an accurate condition report.
Lark E. Mason - President of iGavel - is a frequent guest appraiser on the Antiques Roadshow, was formerly a Senior Vice President with Sotheby's Chinese Works of Art Department, and Director of Online Auctions for Sothebys.com.
Below are three lots from the auction:
Candida Hofer, Palacio Real Madrid V, 2000
Starting Price: $2,500 | item 1090566
Vintage Todd Webb, Lower East Side, NYC, 1946
Starting Price: $500 | item 1090536
George Tice, Two Amish Boys, 1962
Strting Price: $1000 | item 1090534