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Why arn't my photos selling for $602,500?

I see reported that one of Diane Arbus’s photographs of twins – http://www.imaging-resource.com/news/2013/04/12/man-ray-robert-frank-and-diane-arbus-images-fetch-millions-at-auction – has just sold for $602,500.

WHY????

Can anyone explian to me what makes that photograph worth that sort of money? 122 more words

fascinated by Arbus, who was fascinated by Borges

Diane Arbus photographed him in Central Park, 1969, for Harpers Bazaar. She caught light in Borges. I like that.

also, just for kicks, the freaky baby picture of Anderson Cooper by Diane Arbus. 33 more words

Pictures For Novel Research

The Diane Arbus List: Photographers Discuss the Legend's Early Days

Whether in painting, music, literature, as in all the Arts, we tend to know the masters’ oeuvres inside-out. We know Johannes Vermeer had 34 paintings; we know that Beethoven had nine symphonies. 276 more words

Documentary Photographers (Part 1)

I was never quite sure what kind of photographs I really like the most until I began shooting for my own project. I loved being in the role of the observer and to document those moments with my camera. 728 more words

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"Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings."

“Art is the concrete representation of our most subtle feelings.”

– Agnes Martin, American, Canadian, painter (photo of Agnes Martin by photographer Diane Arbus )

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"She was involved in the question of identity. Who am I and who are you?"

“She was involved in the question of identity. Who am I and who are you?”

— Biographer Patricia Bosworth on photographer Diane Arbus’ Identical Twins. …

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