Marilyn Minter Prism 2009: Colour coupler print. 49.5 × 33 cm (19 1/2 × 13 in).Signed, titled, dated and numbered 17/27 in ink on the verso. One from an edition of 27 plus 18 artist’s proofs. Estimate £2,000-3,000.
Burt Glinn Untitled from Prostitutes in New York, 1971: Gelatin silver print and ink, printed c. 1975. 29.8 × 20.3 cm (11 3/4 × 8 in). Signed, titled in ink and ‘Magnum distribution’ stamp on the verso. This work is from a New York Times Commission; the eyes have been hand-painted out by an unidentified hand to protect the subjects’ identities. ESTIMATE £2,000-3,000.
SEX AUCTION, This auction at Phillips de Pury & Company will advance the conversation on contemporary art, sexuality and the interplay between them in presenting works that challenge our concepts of desirability, gender and the way we consume sexual imagery. Auction is Friday 19 March 2010 5pm Howick Place London SW1P 1BB