Houston Center of Photography Print Auction 2017
This year the Houston Center of Photgraphy will host their annual Print Auction on Wednesday, Feburary 22, 2017 5:30PM at The Briar Club located at 2603 TImmons Ln, Houston, TX 77027.
The auction will begin at 5:30 pm with a cocktail hour, auction preview and silent bidding followed by a seated dinner and live auction by Photography Specialist and Auctioneer Rick Wester. Table tickets are still available for purchase on the HCP website. If you are interested in bidding but cannot attend the event you can still participate in the fun by placing absentee bids on HCP's online platform Gesture! All bids can be placed online up until Wednesday, Feburary 22nd at 1PM. HCP does encourage all guests to register prior to the event. Abesntee bids can also be placed by calling or emailing HCP at (713)-529-4755. The full catalog and absentee bid forms can also be found on the HCP website here.
For now, take a look at what Catherine Couturier Gallery has donated for the auction including works by Keith Carter, Elliott Erwitt, Michael Kenna, Renate Aller, Libbie Masterson, and Kenny Braun. Should be a fantastic event, We hope to see you there!
LIVE AUCTION LOT 4
KEITH CARTER (Beaumont, TX) Owl in Flight (2016)
Inkjet print 20 x 16 inches
Signed on verso in pencil Retail value $1,400
LIVE AUCTION LOT 9
ELLIOTT ERWITT (New York, NY) New York City. 2000.
(Bulldogs on Stoop) Gelatin silver print, Edition 1 of 23, 12 x 18 inches
Signed on recto in ink Retail value $7,500
LIVE AUCTION LOT 27
KENNY BRAUN (Austin, TX) Coming Down (2012) From the series Surf Texas,
Archival pigment ink print, Edition 1 of 35, 15 x 15 inches
Signed on verso in pencil Retail value $900
LIVE AUCTION LOT 32
MICHAEL KENNA (Seattle, WA) (2012)
Chateau Lafite Rothschild, Study 22
Toned gelatin silver print, Edition 1 of 45, 8 x 8 inches
Signed on recto in pencil Retail value $2,500
LIVE AUCTION LOT 45
LIBBIE MASTERSON (Houston, TX)
Antarctica (2007, printed 2016)
From the series GHOST (3FJ4246)
Archival inkjet print, Edition 1 of 7, 30 x 20 inches
Signed on verso in pencil, Retail $3,200
LIVE AUCTION LOT 36
RENATE ALLER (New York, NY)
Oceanscape November 22, 2008 (printed 2011)
Archival pigment print, Edition 2 of 10, 28 x 40 inches
Signed on verso in ink Retail value $3,500