Sally Mann

American, b. 1951

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While photographs of poignant Southern landscapes and historic architecture earned Sally Mann initial accolades, it was her portraits of girls captured in the ephemeral moment between childhood innocence and womanly sophistication that solidified …

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Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
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High auction record
$267k, Phillips de Pury & Company, 2012
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£13,860
Gooseneck Loosestrife, 1985
Sold on May 17, 2021
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Gelatin silver print
48.6 x 60.2 cm
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£13,860
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May 17, 2021
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Gooseneck Loosestrife, 1985
Gelatin silver print
May 17, 2021
Phillips
£13,860
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48.6 x 60.2 cm
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May 17, 2021
Phillips
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£13,860
£10,710
Deep South #45, 1998, 2000
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Gelatin silver print toned with tea
120.4 x 96.0 cm
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£10,710
Auction Sale
May 17, 2021
Phillips
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Deep South #45, 1998, 2000
Gelatin silver print toned with tea
May 17, 2021
Phillips
£10,710
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120.4 x 96.0 cm
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May 17, 2021
Phillips
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£10,710
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Vinland, 1992
Sold on Apr 8, 2021
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Gelatin silver print
24.4 x 22.5 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
Phillips
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Vinland, 1992
Gelatin silver print
Apr 8, 2021
Phillips
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24.4 x 22.5 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
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Holding the Weasel, 1989
Sold on Apr 8, 2021
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Gelatin silver print
24.8 x 19.4 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
Phillips
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Holding the Weasel, 1989
Gelatin silver print
Apr 8, 2021
Phillips
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24.8 x 19.4 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
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Luncheon in the Grass, 1991
Sold on Apr 8, 2021
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Gelatin silver print
57.8 x 46.7 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
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Luncheon in the Grass, 1991
Gelatin silver print
Apr 8, 2021
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57.8 x 46.7 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
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Milk, 1992
Sold on Apr 8, 2021
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Gelatin silver print
56.8 x 47.3 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
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Milk, 1992
Gelatin silver print
Apr 8, 2021
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56.8 x 47.3 cm
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Apr 8, 2021
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$17,640
Untitled (Deep South #41), 1998
Sold on Mar 29, 2021
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gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, framed
120.7 x 96.5 cm
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$17,640
Auction Sale
Mar 29, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
oversized tea-toned gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, signed, dated, and editioned '2/10' in pencil on the reverse, framed, an Edwynn Houk Gallery label on the reverse, 1998 image: 38 by 47 ½ in. (96.5 by 120.7 cm.) frame: 43 ¼ by 52 ¾ in. (104.8 by 136.5 cm.)
Untitled (Deep South #41), 1998
gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, framed
Mar 29, 2021
Sotheby's
$17,640
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120.7 x 96.5 cm
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Mar 29, 2021
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$17,640
Description
oversized tea-toned gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, signed, dated, and editioned '2/10' in pencil on the reverse, framed, an Edwynn Houk Gallery label on the reverse, 1998 image: 38 by 47 ½ in. (96.5 by 120.7 cm.) frame: 43 ¼ by 52 ¾ in. (104.8 by 136.5 cm.)
$6,930
'Sally Mann', 1979, 2005
Sold on Mar 29, 2021
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10 platinum prints
19.7 x 25.4 cm
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$6,930
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Mar 29, 2021
Sotheby's
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(South Dennis, Massachusetts: 21st Editions/Steven Albahari, 2005, an edition of 100 plus 10 lettered copies), a portfolio of 10 platinum prints, each initialed in pencil in the margin, bound paper-covered boards, with letterpress title in silver, introduction and accompanying poems by , edited by John Wood, signed and editioned '28' in pencil on the colophon, 1979, printed in 2005; together with one unbound platinum print, Untitled (Beyond all discovery, all law), in letterpress wrapper, signed in pencil in the margin. Folio, beige cloth clamshell box with silver-lettered paper label images: each approximately 10 by 7 ¾ in. (25.4 by 19.7 cm.) portfolio case: 14 ¾ by 12 ½ in. (37.5 by 31.8 cm.)
'Sally Mann', 1979, 2005
10 platinum prints
Mar 29, 2021
Sotheby's
$6,930
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19.7 x 25.4 cm
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Mar 29, 2021
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$6,930
Description
(South Dennis, Massachusetts: 21st Editions/Steven Albahari, 2005, an edition of 100 plus 10 lettered copies), a portfolio of 10 platinum prints, each initialed in pencil in the margin, bound paper-covered boards, with letterpress title in silver, introduction and accompanying poems by , edited by John Wood, signed and editioned '28' in pencil on the colophon, 1979, printed in 2005; together with one unbound platinum print, Untitled (Beyond all discovery, all law), in letterpress wrapper, signed in pencil in the margin. Folio, beige cloth clamshell box with silver-lettered paper label images: each approximately 10 by 7 ¾ in. (25.4 by 19.7 cm.) portfolio case: 14 ¾ by 12 ½ in. (37.5 by 31.8 cm.)
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Untitled, 1999
Sold on Jan 25, 2021
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Gelatin silver print
70.18 x 55.25 cm
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Jan 25, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Executed in 1999. Signed on verso Gelatin silver print, ed. 40/40 21 ¾ x 27 ⅝ in. (55.25 x 70.18 cm) Framed: 31 ⅝ x 37 x 1 ⅛ in. (80.34 x 93.98 x 2.87 cm) Please note that while this auction is hosted on Sothebys.com, it is being administered by the Norton Museum of Art (the “Norton”), and all post-sale matters (inclusive of invoicing and property pickup/shipment) will be handled by the Norton. As such, Sotheby’s will share the contact details for the winning bidders with the Norton so that they may be in touch directly post-sale.
Untitled, 1999
Gelatin silver print
Jan 25, 2021
Sotheby's
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70.18 x 55.25 cm
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Jan 25, 2021
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Executed in 1999. Signed on verso Gelatin silver print, ed. 40/40 21 ¾ x 27 ⅝ in. (55.25 x 70.18 cm) Framed: 31 ⅝ x 37 x 1 ⅛ in. (80.34 x 93.98 x 2.87 cm) Please note that while this auction is hosted on Sothebys.com, it is being administered by the Norton Museum of Art (the “Norton”), and all post-sale matters (inclusive of invoicing and property pickup/shipment) will be handled by the Norton. As such, Sotheby’s will share the contact details for the winning bidders with the Norton so that they may be in touch directly post-sale.
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'Jessie', 1984, 1986
Sold on Dec 15, 2020
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large-format gelatin silver print
58.4 x 48.3 cm
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Dec 15, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
large-format gelatin silver print, signed, titled, dated, editioned '6/25,' copyrighted, and annotated in pencil on the reverse, 1984, printed in 1986 image: 19 by 23 in. (48.3 by 58.4 cm.)
'Jessie', 1984, 1986
large-format gelatin silver print
Dec 15, 2020
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58.4 x 48.3 cm
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Dec 15, 2020
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large-format gelatin silver print, signed, titled, dated, editioned '6/25,' copyrighted, and annotated in pencil on the reverse, 1984, printed in 1986 image: 19 by 23 in. (48.3 by 58.4 cm.)