Photographs 1843- 2008




Auction: Photographs 1843-2008

170 lots from the beginnings of photography to the present  day. The most important auction lot is  one of the four daguerreotypes of Mathew B. Brady to hit the market in the last 27 years. It´s the oldest preserved photographs  taken in Spain; a portrait of a man dressed as majo dated 1843. Another lot is an  scenic daguerreotype of Narbonna, France of 1845, which  may be the oldest image of a city taken. Aiso two personal albums of  photographer Alphonse Delaunay, 1862 and 1864, and photographs of Man Ray, Alfred Stieglitz, Alexander Rodchenko, Lewis Hine, Emili Godes Jose Ortiz Echague, Joaquim Gomis, Gabriel Cualladó, Rafael Sanz Lobato, Francesc Català-Roca, Colita, Jordi Cerdà, Gunther Forg, Ouka Lele, Manel Sluice, Daniel Steegmann, Jeffrey Milstein.


21 & 22 / 04 / 2016
9,30 h to14 h  and 16 h a 19 h
Juan Naranjo galería & documentos de arte
Casanova 136, B-3, 08036 Barcelona
Tel. (+34) 659 95 664 8

26 & 27 abril : 10 h to 14 h and 16 h a 19 h
28 abril : 10 h to 13: 30 h
Juan Naranjo galería & documentos de arte
Paseo de la Castellana 70 bajos (entrada por el patio de manzana) 28046 Madrid
Tel. (34) 659 95 66 48,

28 / 04 / 2016
18 h Salón Neptuno I
Hotel Westin Palace, Plaza de las Cortes, 7 28014 Madrid
Tel (+34) 659 95 66 48,

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Photographs 1843 – 2008
The drea factory, photographs of cinema, Hollywod 1920- 1930s



Auction: The Dream factory, photographs of cinema, Hollywood, 1920-1930

1 lot.  An important photographic archive consisting of 890 photographs  made in the early Hollywood golden period between 1920 and 1930. The archive presented offers a broad view of the activity performed by photographers to promote the activities of the Hollywood studios: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Paramount Pictures Studio in Los Angeles. Most of the photographs were taken in the 1920s and 1930s and show some major directors, actors and actresses of the time in Hollywood. The photographs are grouped in 8 thematic albums. Directors, movies, actors and actresses among which we find: D.W. Griffith, Cecil B. DeMille, Erich von Stroheim, King Vidor, Ernst Lubitsch, Henry King, George W. Hill, Harry Beaumont, Dimitri Buchowetzki, Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer, Carole Lombard, Jean Harlow, Mae West, Marguerite Churchill, Virginia Bruce, Anita Page, Gloria Swanson, Gary Cooper, Clark Gable, Cary Grand, Edward G. Robinson, Randolph Scott, Nelson Eddy, Robert Montgomery, among many others.


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