Art News: Bonhams to Auction Ruth Orkin Photography

By David Schonauer   Wednesday January 13, 2021

Photographer Ruth Orkin, known for her intimate portraits in New York and abroad, would have turned 100 in September. To celebrate her centennial, Bonhams is presenting a diverse collection of her work, including some images that have never been seen before, in an online auction beginning Jan. 22 and culminating in a live event on Feb. 2.  “We're representing her from the earliest pictures right through to the end of her career,” says Laura Paterson, Bonhams Head of Photographs. See this related article on a famous Orkin photo.


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